In April, we emailed you about the Heartbleed vulnerability and its potential impact on McGill. All of McGill’s central IT systems have been evaluated, and updates were applied where needed. As a final precaution, we strongly encourage you to change your McGill Password without delay.
If you are a McGill staff member, you are required to change your password.
Dr. Guy Rouleau, Director of the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital -The Neuro, at McGill University and McGill University Health Centre, is being awarded the Prix d’excellence 2014 by the Collège des médecins du Québec, for his outstanding contributions to neurogenetics and medicine. Dr. Rouleau accepts the award today at a ceremony at the Chateau Frontenac in Quebec City.
TRIBUTE VIDEO: http://bit.ly/1np0tJH
With this issue of the spotlight, we would like to congratulate Dr. Brett Thombs who is the recipient of the 2014 Principal’s Prize for Outstanding Emergent Researchers. This was the inaugural version of the award, which was created to encourage and celebrate McGill’s most outstanding researchers within 10 years of their degrees who have distinguished themselves through exceptional contributions to research in their field.
Dr. Thombs is a Senior Investigator at the Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research, Jewish General Hospital.
What’s new at The Neuro
Research: B cell study may lead to treatment options for MS
On behalf of McGill Teaching and Learning Services ...
Please join us at the opening of the Faculty of Engineering’s Inaugural Active Learning Conference on Monday, May 12, 2014 from 10 am to 12 pm at McGill University.
Our keynote speaker, Professor Michael Prince, will be speaking about Active Learning for Busy Skeptics.
The Faculty of Dentistry is currently conducting a search for two non-tenure clinical-track positions; one in Periodontics and the other one for the Continuing Dental Education Program. Candidates must submit their applications, as per the instructions provided on the advertisements, by April
On January 16th, McGill’s Faculty of Dentistry and its outreach program were featured on the show "une pilule, une petite granule" (Télé-Québec) as part of a report on accessibility to oral health care in Quebec. Watch the segment here
The Lady Davis Institute and the McGill University-Génome Québec Innovation Centre
A McGill Distinguished Lecture in Human Genetics
Autism & Development Delay: New Mutations, Genes and Pathways
There is an article about McGill Dentistry's new facility in the Journal of the Canadian Dental Association. Read it here
What a drag it is getting old—or is it? Valium's heyday is long past, but it lives on as a cultural icon
"Mother needs something today to calm her down," goes the 1966 Rolling Stones hit "Mother's Little Helper." "And though she's not really ill, there's a little yellow pill."