ethics

Why the bar needs to be raised for human clinical trials

Published: 30Jan2017

Standards for authorizing first-time trials of drugs in humans are lax, and should be strengthened in several ways, McGill University researchers argue in a paper published today in Nature.

Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft and IBM join forces to set guidelines on future Artificial Intelligence research

Published: 3Oct2016

The end of September saw the formation of a new team of rivals: the Partnership on AI, whose motto is "to benefit people and society". The partnership includes tech giants Amazon, Google and its...

New global guidelines for stem cell research

Published: 12May2016

McGill Newsroom Guidance addresses key scientific, ethical, social, and policy challenges raised by new technologies and emerging areas of stem cell discovery and application

Expert: Opioid epidemic

Published: 12Apr2016

​Prescriptions for dangerous alternatives to OxyContin are soaring, showing that a crackdown on the popular painkiller has failed to curb Canada’s opioid crisis.

Bridging the Secular Divide: Religion and Canadian Public Discourse

27May2013
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28May2013

It was once said that as societies develop, religion disappears./religiousstudiesCategory: Public lectures

Bridging the Secular Divide: Religion and Canadian Public Discourse

27May2013
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28May2013

It was once said that as societies develop, religion disappears./religiousstudiesCategory: Public lectures

TAG Party | Environmental Research

6Dec201217:00
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What is a TAG party? It works like this: