The Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill University, Professor Heather Munroe-Blum, welcomed enthusiastically the announcement today that Dr Bernard Shapiro has been nominated by the federal government as the first Ethics Commissioner of Canada.
Two McGill University students, Clive Chang and David Matthews, are among the 20 university and college sophomores from the U.S. and Canada who were named as 2004 Goldman Sachs Global Leaders. Chang and Matthews are among 100 outstanding second-year students selected this spring from over 70 of the world's top colleges and universities as Goldman Sachs Global Leaders.
On October 29, 2003, the Quebec Minister of Health and Social Services, Philippe Couillard, established a Commission to review the plans of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and of the Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM) to redevelop their respective hospital facilities.
Hospital memorialized in creation of Canada's first chair in pediatric anesthesia at McGill University
The Dean of the McGill Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Abraham Fuks, is proud to announce that the Queen Elizabeth Hospital of Montreal Foundation has made a gift to McGill University of $1,566,000 to endow a chair to be named the Queen Elizabeth Hospital of Montreal Foundation Chair in Pediatric Anesthesia.
The intricate dynamics of an extraordinary double pulsar system are made clearer by the work of Scott Ransom, a postdoctoral researcher in McGill's Department of Physics, in a study appearing in the April 29 issue of the scientific journal Nature.
The Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre provides specialized pediatric health care in Quebec through its Child, Youth and Family Health Network.
McGill law professor Roderick A. Macdonald is one of five Canadians who have been awarded the prestigious Trudeau Fellows Prize for outstanding contributions to issues of public policy this year. Another prizewinner, Professor Ann Dale of Royal Roads University, received her PhD from McGill under the supervision of Professor Stuart Hill, Department of Natural Resource Sciences. Each Fellow receives a $150,000 prize paid over three years, plus a $25,000 annual allowance for travel and research expenses.
As Poland enters the European Union, a group of emerging Polish business leaders are coming to the McGill Faculty of Management for four days of management training. Following this training, they will spend a few days at a Canadian organization with which they share a strong business interest.
Can computer games help raise self-esteem? Absolutely. In a world-first study, researchers from McGill University's Department of Psychology have created and tested computer games that are specifically designed to help people enhance their self-acceptance.
In a world-first, researchers from McGill University's Department of Psychology have developed and tested computer games that can actually help people enhance their self-acceptance. Read on for brief facts concerning the studies that will be published in Psychological Science and the Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology.