A Quebec team of hospitals, including the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), was recently rated the top 12 at increasing the organ donation rate. This is a first for the Quebec team and for Canada.
Dr. Seang Lin Tan and his team at the McGill University Health Centre have developed a non-invasive procedure to permit women to preserve their fertility even after chemotherapy, and early results are promising.
The GSLIS is marking its centenary with a changing of the guard. France Bouthillier has been named acting director.
A huge public celebration to mark the Montreal Children's Hospital Centennial.
Heather Munroe-Blum was among the many notable Montrealers to carry the Olympic torch through Montreal streets on June 20. Munroe-Blum, McGill's principal and vice-chancellor, was invited to take part in the pomp and pageantry of the world's biggest amateur sporting event here in Montreal. The 2004 Olympic Games are set to unfold in Greece next August. The local leg of the Olympic Torch Relay was organized by the City of Montreal, the Canadian Olympic Committee and various commercial partners.
The Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre is now home to a pair of very unique Inuksuit, Inuit statues made of stone. The Inuksuit, representing a parent and child, were unveiled on National Aboriginal Day, June 21.
Even a minor accident or fall could result in a potentially disabling fracture for as many as 60 percent of Canadian women over age 50.
Statement by David Culver and Dr. Arthur T. Porter in response to the Government's seal of approval of the MUHC's Redevelopment Project.
Researchers at McGill University, working in conjunction with Spanish investigators, have found a relationship between the increased heartbeat that can follow the consumption of alcohol and an addictive personality.
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