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Research Seminar: Shawn-Renee Hordyk & Mary Shem - Nature as a social determinant of health

Wed, 2016-03-16 12:00 - 13:00
Wilson Hall : Wendy Patrick room (room 118), 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7
Price: Free

On March 16th, 2016, Shawn-Renee Hordyk and Mary Shem, will be giving a research seminar entitled Nature as a social determinant of health.

 

 

 

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Contact: Pamela Weightman
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Methods Brown Bag

Fri, 2016-03-25 12:00 - 13:00
Wilson Hall : Room 106, 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7
Price: Free

Spinning in circles on data analysis? Comparing several models/analytical strategies and not sure which one to use? Curious about the critiques you might receive from reviewers?

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Contact: Mohammed Khan
Organization: Centre for Research on Children and Families
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Child Welfare Journal Club

Mon, 2016-03-14 12:00 - 13:30
Wilson Hall : Center for Research on Children and Families, suite 106, 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7
Price: Free

The Child Welfare Journal Club is a joint McGill / University of Toronto intiative supported by funds from the Royal Bank of Canada.

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Contact: Jaime Wegner-Lohin.
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Indigenous Child Welfare Research Group

Wed, 2016-03-02 14:00 - 15:30
Wilson Hall : 3506 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2A7

A monthly discussion group of graduate students, faculty and researchers as well as professionals from university affiliated organizations.

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Contact: Jennifer Nutton
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Professor Philip Andrew Distin

Wed, 2016-02-10 14:39

Professor Philip Andrew Distin

It is with great sadness that I report that Professor Philip Distin passed away on January 12, 2016, at his home.

The following memorial tribute was read at the February 9 Faculty Council meeting. The death notice can be found here.

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LG Electronics Deutschland übernimmt zentrale Rolle in Europa

Wed, 2016-02-10 14:07

Wayne Park wird neuer Chief Executive Officer (CEO) für Deutschland und das Europageschäft

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Susan Cain: ‘Introverted leaders often deliver better outcomes than extroverted leaders’

Wed, 2016-02-10 14:01

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 Susan Cain, a self-described introvert, who wants to create a world that empowers other introverts and recognizes their strengths.

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Valentine's Day vendors profit from lovestruck consumers

Wed, 2016-02-10 13:46

Love is in the air at this time of year. It’s also in store windows, which are bursting with red and pink hearts in hopes of attracting lovestruck shoppers.

Downtown Montreal’s new flagship Victoria’s Secret store is awash with enough hot pink and racy red displays of corsets, G-strings and bustiers to make any guy blush. David’s Tea has its sweetheart collection and “honey i dew” flavours on display. Restaurants are promoting lovers’ prix fixe menus to spice up the romance.

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Common gene variant influences girls' food choices

Wed, 2016-02-10 13:38

The same gene variant may lead girls to make healthy or unhealthy food choices- depending on their early socio-economic environment

If you're fat, can you blame it on your genes? The answer is a qualified yes. Maybe. Under certain circumstances. Researchers are moving towards a better understanding of some of the roots of obesity.

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"Plasticity Gene" Influences Female Food Choices

Wed, 2016-02-10 13:34

Researchers are moving towards a better understanding of some of the roots of obesity, as a gene variant may lead girls to make healthy or unhealthy food choices -- depending on their early socioeconomic environment.

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