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PhD trainee, Ayat Salman, co-authors new article

Thu, 2016-12-01 15:29

Congratulations to our PhD trainee, Ayat Salman, who is a co-author on a Nature publication based on her work for the liver disease biobank (http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nm.4197.html).  Ayat’s PhD will draw directly on this experience to explore the necessary framework for a Primary Care Biobank with a focus on Obesity. Ayat has been award an FRQ-S PhD Scholarship and is supervised by Dr. Gillian Bartlett and Dr. Peter Metrakos.

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World AIDS Day

Thu, 2016-12-01 (All day)
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"A Bachelor of Education for Mi'kmaq students," reports The Gaspé Spec

Thu, 2016-12-01 15:14

The Gaspé Spec, English-language weekly of the Gaspé, Quebec area, published a detailed article concerning the B. Ed. program in First Nations and Inuit Education, offered by the Office of First Nations and Inuit Education (OFNIE) with our faculty.

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Education Holiday Pop-Up Shop featured in McGill Tribune

Thu, 2016-12-01 14:57

The McGill Tribune's Emilie Macfie provided an in-depth look at the success of the recent Faculty of Education Holiday Pop-Up Shop, a fundraiser for McGill's ongoing Centraide fundraising campaign, in an article titled "The holiday season kicks off at Education Faculty's pop-up shop", published November 28, 2016.

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Congratulations to our Family Medicine CFPC’s 2016 award recipients!

Thu, 2016-12-01 14:12

These awards recognize outstanding medical students who have demonstrated an interest or commitment to a career in family medicine. Each Canadian medical school is invited to nominate a medical student in their second-last undergraduate year of study at the time of application.

Dr. Caitlin Reimer - CFPC Family Medicine Resident Leadership Award 2016

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Andy Williams (BEd, PE, 1997) pays musical tribute to Montreal's Little Burgundy on CBC Radio

Thu, 2016-12-01 14:13

Andy Williams (B.Ed., Physical Education) was featured in the inaugural episode of the Q Block Party series, on CBC Radio's Q with Tom Power. The article, titled "Andy Williams' musical tribute to Montreal's Little Burgundy", is a musical journey through some of the c

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Miklos Racz - Microsoft Research

Wed, 2016-12-07 15:00
Burnside Hall : Room 1205, 805 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0B9

Statistical inference in networks and genomics


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Thu, 2016-12-01 13:58

Nicolas Fortin a repris la barre de Neopharm il y a 15 mois, avec la mission bien précise d’accélérer la croissance de l’entreprise. Fraîchement détenteur d’un e-MBA HEC-McGill, l’ingénieur industriel de formation n’a pas tardé à mettre en place plusieurs stratégies en vue de donner un coup d’accélérateur aux affaires du groupe.

Lire l'article complet: La Presse, le 30 novembre, 2016 

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How ‘Mr. B’ Has Built Aldo Into a Global Shoe Powerhouse

Thu, 2016-12-01 13:54

On Tuesday, Nov. 29, Footwear News will host its 2016 Achievement Awards in New York, honoring the best and brightest in the industry, including Aldo Bensadoun, the winner of the Manolo Blahnik Lifetime Achievement Award. Read on to learn more Mr. B’s accomplishments.

Read full article: Footwear News, November 29, 2016 

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Former prime minister Paul Martin speaks about business, issues he’s passionate about and Donald Trump

Thu, 2016-12-01 13:49

Karl Moore is a professor of strategy and organization at the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. In this exclusive interview he speaks with Paul Martin.

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