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Two Douglas psychiatrists honoured by the Verdun community

Wed, 2013-11-27 14:02

Mimi Israël, MD, and Serge Beaulieu, MD, PhD received a 2013 “Coup de chapeau verdunois” for their commitment as first-line psychiatrists. The awards were handed out by Roger Cadieux, President of the Forum économique de Verdun, during a recognition ceremony on the evening of November 27.

This award recognizes the involvement of Verdun residents and employees.

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Contact: Marie france Coutu
Organization: The Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514-761-6131, ext. 2769
Source Site: /psychiatry

Medical giants stride pages of new book

Mon, 2013-12-16 10:27

Images of The Neuro is literary eyewitness to medical history

In a new collection of insightful essays and selected photos, one of Canada’s most eminent medical figures, Dr. William Feindel, shines a personal light on the world-famous institution that he headed for 12 years, the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, McGill University, as well as on some giants of medicine like Osler, Willis, Gilbert and Penfield.

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Contact: Anita Kar
Organization: The Neuro
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Spotlight on Dr. Simon Young

Mon, 2013-12-09 09:58

In this week’s  Spotlight, we would like to highlight Dr. Simon Young who will be setting his sights on a well-deserved retirement as Emeritus Professor after 42 years with the McGill Department of Psychiatry.

Dr. Young began his productive McGill career in 1971 as a Post-Doctoral Fellow.  He was appointed an Assistant Professor in 1975 and Full Professor in 1987. He has made exceptional contributions to research, teaching and administration, authoring approximately 230 referred papers and over 50 editorials and comments.

Dr.

Source Site: /psychiatry

McGill salutes the memory of Nelson Mandela

Fri, 2013-12-06 14:19

On behalf of the McGill University community, H. Arnold Steinberg, Chancellor, and Prof. Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor, extend condolences to the family of Nelson Mandela and to the people of South Africa, including McGill’s South African staff and students.

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Contact: Carole Graveline
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-1385
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Source Site: /newsroom

McGill welcomes the official creation of the MESRST

Thu, 2013-12-05 16:27

L’Université McGill se réjouit de l’adoption aujourd’hui de la loi sur le ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur, de la Recherche, de la Science et de la Technologie (MESRST), qui permet la création officielle du ministère.

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Contact: Carole Graveline
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-1385
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Source Site: /newsroom

A McGill Distinguished Lecture in Human Genetics

Mon, 2013-12-09 15:30 - 17:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Moot Court, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9
Human Genetics













The Lady Davis Institute and the McGill University-Génome Québec Innovation Centre

present


A McGill Distinguished Lecture in Human Genetics


Autism & Development Delay: New Mutations, Genes and Pathways

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Douglas-Based Research Team Obtains $1.5 Million to Study a New Method of Neuronal Communication

Wed, 2013-11-27 14:02

Salah El Mestikawy, PhD, a researcher at The Douglas Institute, along with his research team, have received $1.5 million to explore the dual signalling capacity of neurons. This research grant is one of five new Multi-Investigator Research Initiative (MIRI) grants awarded by Brain Canada with funds from the Canada Brain Research Fund and Partners.

Contact Information

Contact: Marie france Coutu
Organization: The Douglas Mental Health University Institute
Email:
Office Phone: 514-761-6131, ext. 2769
Source Site: /psychiatry

Faculty of Dentistry in the Journal of the Canadian Dental Association

Tue, 2013-11-26 11:36

There is an article about McGill Dentistry's new facility in the Journal of the Canadian Dental Association. Read it here

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Spotlight on Dr. Rimma Orenman

Mon, 2013-11-25 10:28

In this week’s Spotlight, we would like to welcome Dr. Rimma Orenman as a new member of our department.

Dr. Orenman has been appointed as a full-time faculty lecturer who will be joining the DMHUI Great North Mental Health Program, serving the mental health needs of the Nunavik population through the Réseau Universitaire Intégré en Sante (RUIS McGill) program. Dr. Orenman completed her residency at McGill and has a background in anthropology.

Source Site: /psychiatry

Health minister Réjean Hébert awards prestigious 2013 Prix Persillier-Lachapelle to Dr. Mimi Israël of the Douglas Institute

Tue, 2013-11-19 11:55

Montreal, Friday, November 15, 2013 – Dr.

Contact Information

Contact: Marie france Coutu
Organization: Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514 835-3236
Source Site: /psychiatry
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