Quick Links

External

A better way to build DNA scaffolds

McGill researchers devise new technique to produce long, custom-designed DNA strands
Wed, 2015-05-06 11:29

Imagine taking strands of DNA – the material in our cells that determines how we look and function – and using it to build tiny structures that can deliver drugs to targets within the body or take electronic miniaturization to a whole new level.

Contact Information

Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: Media Relations Office
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-4201

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Prof. Hanadi Sleiman
Organization: Department of Chemistry
Source Site: /newsroom

Mountain Lake Journal (Business Edition)

Wed, 2015-05-06 10:17

Dr. Karl Moore from McGill University's Desautels Faculty of Management joins us at the roundtable to discuss his Hot Cities Tour with students, the impact of the weaker Loonie on cross-border tourism, and the closing of Target stores across Canada. 

Source Site: /desautels

Faut-il revoir la formation des managers algériens ?

Wed, 2015-05-06 10:16

Non seulement les formations en management offertes en Algérie ne préparent pas les managers à gérer les hommes, elles leur donnent l’illusion d’un pouvoir qui se révélera fictif sur la maîtrise de leurs affaires.
... Dans son fameux livre paru en 2005, Managers not MBAs1, le grand Henry Mintzberg a frappé un grand coup en démontrant de façon magistrale l’inadéquation des formations offertes dans les MBA classiques avec les réels besoins du management contemporain.

Source Site: /desautels

The CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal is taking shape!

Wed, 2015-05-06 09:55

Please click here to view the latest appointments in the newly formed CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal (ODIM).

Category:
Source Site: /ruis

Associate Chair of Education

Wed, 2015-05-06 09:32

Dear Colleagues,

Please join me in expressing our appreciation to Dr. Dara Charney for her hard work and outstanding service as Associate Chair of Education and Chair of the Departmental Promotions Committee. Her term ended on April 30, 2015.

As Associate Chair, Dr. Charney was responsible for the department’s educational mission and supervision of Undergraduate, Graduate and Post-Graduate Medical Education/Residency Programs. Her organization, insight, and commitment have played a large role in our department’s thriving educational mission.

Source Site: /psychiatry
Classified as: 

Museum time for the Lessard team

Wed, 2015-05-06 04:37

Musical instruments created by students Steven Phillips and Ajith Damodaran, under the supervision of Prof Larry Lessard, were displayed at the Design Museum in Ghent, Belgium, during the month of April 2015. An exhibition called “Kunststof Natuurlijk,” or “Synthetic by Nature,” showcased 50 objects made from flax, hemp, bamboo and other biocomposites. Natural fiber composites are gaining interest in engineering design, and this exhibit featured the state-of-the-art and future possibilities for these materials.

Source Site: /mecheng

McGill Chemistry professors lead or participate in 8 newly awarded FRQNT grants

Tue, 2015-05-05 23:01

The faculty members of the department of chemistry successfully secured funding in this year round of FRQNT equipes. Congratulations to Chris Barrett, Jim Gleason, Audrey Moores, Brad Siwick for leading winning applications and Tomislav Friscic, Chris Barrett, Nic Moitessier, Masad Dahma, CJ Li, and Brad Siwick for participating in new initiatives. Thomas Preston also received a Nouveau Chercheur grant. Well done.

Category:
Source Site: /chemistry
Classified as: 

A Unique Partnership with JMC and La Chapelle Historique du Bon Pasteur

Tue, 2015-05-05 15:11

Next season, two of Schulich's finest piano students and each a winner of the McGill Concerto Competition, will perform recitals in partnership with Jeunesses Musicales  du Canada and with La Chapelle Historique du Bon Pasteur. Dates will be announced at the start of the fall season.

Source Site: /music
Classified as: 

MDIIM Faculty Fellow Awarded Grant to Study Flow of Emergency Department Patients through the Continuum of Care

Tue, 2015-05-05 15:13

The Marcel Desautels Institute for Integrated Management (MDIIM) would like to congratulate Professor Beste Kucukyazici on her successful application to FRQS - Programme de subvention - Recherches sur l’urgence et le continuum des soins, for her project entitled “Recherchez au-delà des murs de l'unité d'urgence pour les facteurs de retards dans l'unité d'urgence: Modélisation des associations avec l'hôpital et les soins post-aigus et exploration d’interventions prometteuses”.

Source Site: /desautels

Alberta Election 2015

Tue, 2015-05-05 12:10

Category:
Source Site: /newsroom