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La fée des étoiles

Fri, 2016-04-22 14:24

« Nous formons des étudiants passionnés qui apprennent à penser avec un esprit critique et, en même temps, dans le respect et la collaboration, tout en se basant sur des preuves. Je crois que si nos politiciens avaient ce type de formation, le monde irait mieux. » Victoria Kaspi, directrice de l’Institut spatial. Gazette des Femmes

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Power of positive thinking skews mindfulness studies

Fri, 2016-04-22 14:23

Researchers at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, analysed 124 published trials of mindfulness as a mental-health treatment, and found that scientists reported positive findings 60% more often than is statistically likely. Scientific American

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Canada needs to rethink energy

Fri, 2016-04-22 14:20

Op-ed cosigned by Catherine Potvin, Professor of Biology. The Toronto Star

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DISE PhD student Lauren Godfrey-Smith winner of 3MT competition

Fri, 2016-04-22 13:31

Lauren Godfrey-Smith, PhD candidate with McGill's Faculty of Education, was announced as a winner of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition held on March 16, 2016. 

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La Jeune Star des "PR"

Fri, 2016-04-22 13:33

Talentueux, engagés, audacieux. La Presse Affaires présente le portrait de jeunes entrepreneurs, gestionnaires et professionnels qui forment la relève de demain.

À 21 ans, à sa sortie de l’université, Hugo Delorme a obtenu son premier emploi chez National. À 28 ans, il est devenu le plus jeune associé jamais admis au cénacle de cette boîte de relations publiques, la plus importante au Canada.

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EBOSS Research Day 2016

Wed, 2016-04-27 08:30 - 17:30
Thomson House : Ballroom, 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Research Day will be held on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 in the Thompson House Ballroom (3650 Rue McTavish), and it is a wonderful opportunity to learn about EBOH student research and to network with other students and members of EBOH.  

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DISE's Dr. Shariff featured in Minister Duncan's International Women's Day message

Fri, 2016-04-22 12:39

The Honourable Kristy Duncan, Minister of Science, chose to feature Dr. Shaheen Shariff, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education, in a Government of Canada video released to commemorate International Women's Day, 2016.

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"Together we can inspire the next generation of girls to pursue careers in science and technology," states Minister Duncan. "Join me in celebrating International Women’s Day."

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In memoriam : Dr. Terry Tannenbaum

Fri, 2016-04-22 12:32

 It is with deep sadness that we inform you that Dr. Terry-Nan Tannenbaum passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, March 17, 2016 surrounded by her family.  Terry was as an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine.  
Donations may be made to the "Dr. Terry Nan Tannenbaum Memorial Fund for Education" c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation (514-340-8251).

On behalf of the McGill Department of Family Medicine, we would like to express  our deepest sympathies.

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MUHC nurse and doctor who welcomed Syrian refugees talk about their experience

Fri, 2016-04-22 12:22

As of today, 25,000 Syrian refugees will have arrived in Canada fleeing their war-torn country. Approximately 7,300 of those will stay in Quebec. Chunip Koo, a clinician nurse at the Montreal Neurological Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MNH-MUHC), and Dr. Zinab Gouda, physician in the Transitional Care Team and Secondary Care division of the MUHC Department of Family Medicine,  describe their experience.

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Seminar: Communicating Effectively

Thu, 2017-06-01 09:00 - Fri, 2017-06-02 17:00
Bronfman Building : McGill Executive Institute, 6th floor, 1001 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC , H3A 1G5
Price: $1,895

Relate to diverse social styles and personalities at work


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