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2nd RUIS McGill Symposium – The ties that empower us

Thu, 2014-05-15 15:05

Rouyn-Noranda,  le  14  mai  2014  – The 250 delegates that attended the 2nd McGill Réseau Universitaire Intégré de Santé (RUIS) Symposium left with positive memories of their sojourn in Rouyn -Noranda on May 12 and 13.  Following the success of its first symposium, held in Montreal in 2012, RUIS McGill – a consortium comprising the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University and its affiliated teaching hospitals of the McGill University Health Centre, the Jewish General Hospital, St.

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Contact: France Cardin
Organization: Université McGill
Office Phone: 514-398-2066
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Jacques Boissonneault recognized by RUIS McGill

Wed, 2014-05-14 14:00

The latest  recipient of  RUIS McGill's Leadership Excellence Award is Jacques Boissonneault, Director-general of l’Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue.


Boissonneault received the award during the 2014 RUIS McGill Symposium, held in the region.

Read more here (French only)

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RUIS McGill Pain Day 2014

Fri, 2014-04-25 08:15 - 15:45

Topics include:

  • Pain's relationship with 'broken' sleep
  • La place des opioïdes et approche pratique        
  • Optimizing Pain Relief While Reducing Risk: Finding Your Comfort Zone
  • Subacute Low Back Pain program
  • Knee Osteoarthritis… Are we looking for pain in all the wrong places?
  • Challenges in management of osteoarthritic patients & A-typical fractures in osteoporosis

Moderator: Dr. Richard Germain

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Télésanté 2014 - A chance to meet up, to communicate and share experiences in telehealth

Thu, 2014-03-27 (All day) - Fri, 2014-03-28 (All day)
Royal Victoria Hospital : 687 avenue des Pins Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A1

Each year, for the past fourteen years, a thousand participants from multiple disciplines meet up, to communicate and share experiences, and to define new ways to collaborate. All this takes places in a location near them, thanks to a video conference. This year, over 25 towns will organize the event in France and abroad.

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Brigitte Kieffer receives the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award

Fri, 2014-03-07 15:18

The Scientific Director of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute Research Centre, Professor Brigitte Kieffer, will receive the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award in a ceremony to take place on March 19, in Paris.

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Discovering northern Quebec: My experience as a doctor in the northern communities of Quebec

Wed, 2014-06-18 12:00 - 13:30
Price: $125.00

Series of 8 conferences organized by the Great North Mental Health Program of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute
12:00 to 13:30/ Amphitheatre William E. (Douglas Hall)

My experience as a doctor in the northern communities of Quebec

- «I describe how I learned over life experiences firstly to understand the existence of cultural differences and to appreciate the fundamental role in intercultural medical practice.»

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Discovering northern Quebec: Traumatic Memory in Testimony to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools.

Wed, 2014-05-28 12:00 - 13:30
Price: $125.00

Series of 8 conferences organized by the Great North Mental Health Program of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute
12:00 to 13:30/ Amphitheatre William E. (Douglas Hall)

Topic: Traumatic Memory in Testimony to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission on Indian Residential Schools.

Speakers:

Ronald Niezen
Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy, Faculty of Law and Department of Anthropology, McGill University


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Discovering northern Quebec: Religious and traditional interpretations of the disease among the Inuit

Wed, 2014-05-07 12:00 - 13:30
Price: $125.00

Series of 8 conferences organized by the Great North Mental Health Program of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute
12:00 to 13:30/ Amphitheatre William E. (Douglas Hall)

Topic: Religious and traditional interpretations of the disease among the Inuit

Speakers:

Dr. Marie-Êve Cotton
Psychiatrist, Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Montréal


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French presentation/ Bilingual discussion

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Discovering northern Quebec: Resilience of Urban aboriginal

Wed, 2014-04-30 12:00 - 13:30
Price: $125.00

Series of 8 conferences organized by the Great North Mental Health Program of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute
12:00 to 13:30/ Amphitheatre William E. (Douglas Hall)

Topic: Resilience of Urban aboriginal

Speakers:

Nakuset
Executive Director of the Native Women’s Shelter of Montreal and Co-Chair of the Montreal Urban Aboriginal Community Strategy Network


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English presentation/ English discussion

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