Alzheimer’s & Dementia Research powered by Big Data


We now know that Alzheimer’s and dementia are a complex interaction of age and gender, genetics and epigenetics, environment and lifestyle. There is no single causal factor.

Air Canada open to ultra-low-cost air fares to compete in changing market

Published: 21Sep2017

There have been a few attempts, and a few failures, when it comes to low-budget airlines in Canada. But it might be time for a success. That’s because Canadians are more used to the model now, says...

Expert: German Election + Immigrant/Refugee Question

Published: 21Sep2017

The German election is on Sunday, September 24. One of the “hot” issues in the election is the number of immigrants/refugees that Germany has taken in....

Expert: Climate Change and How to Produce Food in a Smart Way

Published: 21Sep2017

The effects of climate change on food security and nutrition are one of the major challenges facing humanity in the coming decades. Reflection is needed in order to adapt the agri-food system to...

Dustin Valen named FRQSC Étudiant-chercheur étoile September 2017

Published: 21Sep2017

PhD student Dustin Valen has been named the FRQSC (Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Société et Culture) Étudiant-chercheur étoile in Fonds Société et culture for September 2017. Please see this FRQSC...

Dean Rassier returns as co-chair of McGill's Centraide Campaign

Published: 21Sep2017

Launch of the 2016 Centraide campaign including co-chairs, Ollivier Dyens, Deputy Provost (Student Life and Learning), centre with sunglasses; and Dilson Rassier, Dean of the Faculty of Education,...

McGill UltraSound Evaluation (MUSE) Program


Simulation 8, Le programme d’évaluation en échographie de McGill (MUSE)  - Simulation 8, McGill UltraSound Evaluation (MUSE) program  /medsimcentreCategory: Medical Simulation Centre

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)


Scéance 16,  Soins avancés en réanimation pédiatrique (SARP)  - Workshop 16, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)  /medsimcentreCategory: Medicine Research Medical Simulation Centre

Using nanomaterials to illuminate new pathways for old chemistry

Published: 21Sep2017

Researchers at McGill University have discovered a new way to use nanomaterials of a particular size and shape to perform old chemistry in a new fashion. Their finding, published in ACS Catalysis,...