Quick Links


The Walrus Talks: Africa's Next Generation

Arts Building Moyse Hall Theatre, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0G5, CA


Beyond the Break: Role of Vitamin D in Nutrition, Bone Health and Osteoporosis



Professor Hope Weiler, School of Dieteics and Human Nutrition, will be presenting a webinar for Osteoporosis Canada in their Beyond the Break – Education Series on Osteoporosis & Nutrition Series.

PhD Oral Defense: Food Security and Nutritional Health of School-aged Children in Two Caribbean Countries

Raymond Building R2-013, 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA


PhD Oral Defense of Walaa A. Mumena, School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition

Workshop by Pearson Canada

Macdonald-Stewart Building MS2-084, 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA

Engage students with immersive content, tools, and experiences

Monday March 7th   10:00-12:00 noon  and  1:00-3:00 pm

Pour contrer le gaspillage alimentaire


On estime que la moitié de ce que l'on produit comme aliments dans les pays industrialisés serait gaspillée. Au Canada, on jetterait, selon Statistique Canada, 183 kilogrammes de nourriture par an, par personne. À qui la faute? À l'industrie alimentaire, ou au consommateur? Pour en discuter, nous recevons Pascal Thériault, agroéconomiste et professeur à l'Université McGill. Il enseigne aussi le marketing alimentaire. 


Published: 24Feb2016

Dietetics and Human Nutrition Meal Events

Centennial Centre 21111 Lakeshore Road, St Anne de Bellevue, QC, H9X 3V9, CA


Hungry for something different? Meal events start March 9th!

The lack of women in science: 'A wicked problem,' McGill's Elena Bennett says


"The discussion started at my book club, but it might as well have started with Adam and Eve. We read The Awakening, a 1899 novel by Kate Chopin that describes the fight by a young woman, Edna Pontellier, for independence against the conventions of the time. We are all married working mothers. No matter how far society has come from Edna’s, most of us find the bulk of child care and the more banal duties of running a household fall to us. We felt for Edna.

Published: 17Feb2016

Hot off the press! Macdonald Professor Recipient of Prestigious Steacie Fellowship

Professor Elena Bennett, of the Department of Natural Resource Sciences and the McGill School of Environment, is the recipient of a E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship! The Fellowships are awarded by NSERC to enhance the career development of outstanding and highly promising university faculty who are earning a strong international reputation for original research.

Published: 16Feb2016

Dr. Sarah Kimmins recipient of 2016 SSR Young Investigator Award


McGill Centre for Research in Reproduction  and Development (CRRD) Associate Director Dr. Sarah Kimmins (Animal Science Department) is recipient of the 2016 SSR Young Investigator Award.

This award recognizes an active Regular Member of the Society for outstanding research completed and published within 12 years after receiving the Ph.D. or other equivalent professional degree.

Published: 16Feb2016