Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Experts: Quebec to use HPV test to screen for cervical cancer, replacing Pap test

Published: 1 June 2022

Quebec says it will start using human papillomavirus tests as its primary screening tool for cervical cancer, replacing the Pap smear. The Health Department says the province will systematically...

Polycystic ovary syndrome increases risk for gestational diabetes and hypertensive disorders

Published: 6 October 2020

A recent study by researchers at McGill University has identified polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) as an independent risk factor for gestational diabetes and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy....

Talking women’s health with Dr. Gabrielle Cassir

Published: 1 March 2019

A native Montrealer, Dr. Gabrielle Cassir completed her medical school and residency training at Université de Montreal. During her time as a medical student, she was also able to experience the...

McGill Symposium in Women's Health (Sept. 16)

Published: 13 September 2016

Each year, the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at McGill organize a symposium to review new studies and practices in order to help practicing gynecologists, family physicians, residents,...

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