Investment In a Quebec Public-Private Partnership to Support the Use of Personalized Medicine Solutions in the Treatment of Cancer Patients

Published: 21Feb2013

The Government of Québec announced today a $10 million investment in the Personalized Medicine Partnership for Cancer (PMPC). This public-private partnership will be focused on establishing an...

9th Annual Retreat of the Musculoskeletal Axis


Organizer: Dr. Richard Kremer When: Thursday March 14, 2013. Where: At the McGill Faculty Club at 3450 McTavish Street, Montreal, Quebec/medicineCategory: Medicine Research

Sigma Chi at McGill Presents: The Jack Layton Winter Ball


The Gamma Lambda Chapter of Sigma Chi Fraternity Presents: The Jack Layton Winter BallAn event honouring the legacy of our most prestigious almnus/medicineCategory: Medicine Research

Study shows majority of smokers re-ignite their habit following heart attack

Published: 29Jan2013

Despite obvious motivation for quitting, 2/3 of patients will resume smoking within twelve months

Addiction: abnormal communication in the brain

Published: 29Jan2013

Addiction to cigarettes, drugs and other stimulants has been linked in the past to the brain’s frontal lobes, but now there is scientific evidence that indicates where in the frontal cortex...

McGill board demands funds be restored

Published: 17Dec2012

McGill University’s board of governors has adopted a resolution demanding the Quebec government withdraw the cuts it is imposing on universities and restore the funding that was in place, saying...

National network evaluating drug safety reports early results

Published: 9Nov2012

Prescription medications remain one of the most common causes of severe adverse reactions in clinical medicine, accounting for thousands of deaths annually in Canada. The urgent need for rigorous,...