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McGill researchers net $30.5M in NSERC funding

Mon, 2008-05-26 11:15

Grants and scholarships to fund cutting-edge research in natural sciences and engineering

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Contact: Michael Bourgignon
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-8305
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CIBC donates $500,000 to the Montreal Neurological Institute for the CIBC Fellowship in Brain Imaging

Thu, 2008-06-12 09:45

CIBC is donating $500,000 to the MNI’s “Thinking Ahead” campaign to create the CIBC Fellowship in Brain Imaging. This fellowship gift will facilitate exciting research projects at the MNI over the next five years, like the MNI’s pivotal role as the only Canadian institution in the Autism Centre of Excellence, a US-based multi-institutional study looking for early indicators of autism.

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Contact: Sandra McPherson
Organization: MNI
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Office Phone: 514 398-1902
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Ozone compounds the greenhouse effect

Fri, 2008-06-13 12:00

A recovery of the depleted ozone layer would accelerate global climate warming, especially polar ice caps, according to an international research team.

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An amphibious assault

Mon, 2008-06-16 12:00

Around the world, frogs and toads are falling victim to a loss of habitat, pesticides, pollution and an insidious, quick-acting fungus. And now they are going extinct faster than any other animals since the dinosaurs. McGill University zoologist David Green, one of Canada's foremost authorities on amphibian declines, comments

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Largest ever Canadian study on osteoporosis informs health policy

Mon, 2008-06-16 17:00

MUHC team shows Canadians without risk factors need bone density measurements only once every 5 years

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Contact: Isabelle Kling
Organization: Communications Coordinator (research), MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: (514) 843 1560
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Medicines derived from cannabis: A review of adverse events

Mon, 2008-06-16 17:00

Researchers at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), McGill University and the University of British Columbia (UBC) determined that medical use of cannabinoids do not cause an increase in serious adverse events, but are associated with an increase in some non-serious adverse events.

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Contact: Isabelle Kling
Organization: Communications Coordinator (research), MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: (514) 843 1560
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Arts and Science Departmental Orientation sessions for Arts, B.A. & Sc., and Science newly-admitted students in...

Mon, 2008-08-25 (All day) - Fri, 2008-08-29 (All day)

U1 three-year programs (96 or fewer credits), Special, Visiting, Exchange and Diploma students. Refer to the Student Affairs Office Website and departmental Websites for information about departmental orientation dates.

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