Medical Simulation Rounds bring together faculty members interested in innovations and research in medical simulation for presentations on a variety of subjects of interest.
Maybe you should take a good look at your partner’s fingers before putting a ring on one. Men with short index fingers and long ring fingers are on average nicer towards women, and this unexpected phenomenon stems from the hormones these men have been exposed to in their mother’s womb, according to a new study by researchers at McGill University. The findings might help explain why these men tend to have more children.
DCL candidate Maude Choko will be defending her doctoral thesis, L’autonomie collective au service de la protection des travailleurs autonomes : comment favoriser leur accès à un travail décent à la lumière du cas des artistes au Québec,
DCL candidate Alain Parent will be defending his doctoral thesis, L’imprévision en droit comparé : une analyse normative économique, which was prepared under the supervision of Professor Jean-Guy Belley.
Legal Theory Workshop with Poul F. Kjaer of the Copenhagen Business School.
The String Area Winner of the McGill concerto competition is violist Marina Thibault, a student of André Roy. In the competition she performed the Schnittke Viola Concerto. The other finalists were Veronika Cherniak, student of Andrew Wan; Elizabeth Skinner, student of Axel Strauss; Maïthéna Thibault, student of Andrew Wan. Congratulations to all who participated.
Grand Rounds: "Utilisation de la grille DSA pour détecter et prévenir les comportements à risque d'agression" Étienne Paradis-Gagné
JOB TALK: BALANCING PRACTICE, RESEARCH & ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE BY: SARA TORRES, PhD
On February 3rd and 4th, at the union’s request, negotiations were held in the presence of a government appointed arbitrator. At these last two bargaining sessions, the parties discussed monetary matters. At the February 4th meeting, the union rejected the University’s proposal to increase on January 1st of this year the value of a “standard” contract (39 contract hours) from $7,200