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Study on cerebral astrocytes in depression and suicide

Towards a better understanding of the mechanisms of depression
Tue, 2015-06-02 09:13

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Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Media Relations, Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514-761-6131, ext. 2769

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: McGill University Media Relations Office
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Convocation congratulations

Tue, 2015-06-02 08:23

On behalf of the Faculty of Science and on the occasion of Science Convocation ceremonies (June 2, 2015), Dean of Science Martin Grant offer congratulations to all graduating students, from bachelor's to doctoral, and also to the following prizewinners.

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Limiting genetic tests for breast cancer susceptibility

Leading oncogeneticist at the Jewish General Hospital and McGill University Health Centre warns against the risk of “genetic over-diagnosis” on the basis of spurious genetic tests and proposes limiting testing to clinically validated genes
Mon, 2015-06-01 16:09

Screening for genes whose risk association with breast cancer has yet to be proven is not justified and potentially harmful, argue an international team of leading geneticists and oncologists in a paper published this week in the prestigious New England Journal of Medicine.

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Contact: Tod Hoffman, Research Communications Officer
Organization: Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research
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Office Phone: Office: 514-340-8222, ext. 8661
Source Site: /newsroom

PhD Oral Defense: Interaction between Peroxin 14 and Peroxin 5 in Leishmania donovani: a pivotal step in glycosomal biogenesis

Thu, 2015-06-11 09:15
Parasitology Building : P-117, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

PhD Oral Defense of Hamed Hojjat, Institute of Parasitology

Source Site: /macdonald

PhD Oral Defense: Postharvest Quality Management of Cucumber and Eggplant

Tue, 2015-06-09 13:15
Macdonald-Stewart Building : MS2-022, 21111 Lakeshore Road St Anne de Bellevue Quebec Canada , H9X 3V9

PhD Oral Defense of Patrick Cortbaoui, Bioresource Engineering

Source Site: /macdonald

Grand Rounds: "Treatment of Resistant Depression: What to do when initial steps fail? A Psychopharmacologist's perspective" Dr. Howard Margolese

Fri, 2015-06-05 11:00 - 12:30
Allan Memorial Inst. Hospital : South Seminar Room P1.082, 1025 avenue des Pins Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A1
Source Site: /psychiatry

Schulich Convocation Awards and Honours

Mon, 2015-06-01 15:05

At last week's convocation, not only did the Schulich School of Music celebrate graduating students, but it also highlighted excellence in teaching by full and part-time faculty as well as by graduate students.  Congratulations to those who received the  following awards:

The David Thomson Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching & Supervision,  received by Professor Julie Cumming, Department of Music Research

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2015 Chamber Music Competition

Tue, 2015-12-08 19:30
A-832 : 555 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC , H3A 1E3
Price: Free admission
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String Area Concert

Wed, 2015-12-02 18:00
A-832 : 555 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC , H3A 1E3
Price: Free admission
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