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39th Annual Osler Lectureship with Julio Montaner

Wed, 2016-10-26 18:00 - 19:00
McIntyre Medical Building, 6th Floor : Room 504, 3655 promenade Sir William Osler, Montreal, QC , H3G 1Y6

From Treatment to Prevention: Rethinking our Approach to Contagious Diseases

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Ferring Canada Donates $2 Million to McGill University

Donation supports programs focused on healthcare and environmental research and education
Thu, 2016-09-01 09:45

TORONTO – September 1, 2016 – Ferring Canada, a subsidiary of Ferring Pharmaceuticals, is proud to announce a $2 million donation to McGill University in Montreal, Canada that will be used to create fellowships in health and health leadership, and to finance environmental research in the Canadian Arctic.

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McGill University, in partnership with CBI-Concordia Physio Sport NDG, becomes FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence site

Tue, 2016-08-30 09:12

During a ceremony held August 29, 2016 at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine, the School of Physical & Occupational Therapy (SPOT), in partnership with CBI-Concordia Physio Sport NDG, was officially recognized as a FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence. Joining the University of British Columbia as one of only two such sites accredited by FIFA in Canada, the primary focus of the Centre will be to educate the soccer community about different aspects of athletic performance from training principles, to nutrition and sport specific skills. 

Source Site: /newsroom

Experts: Yellow Fever Epidemic in Congo and Angola

Tue, 2016-08-23 09:16

“The World Health Organization's (WHO) emergency committee on deadly yellow fever will meet on Aug. 31 to review outbreaks in Democratic Republic of Congo and Angola, a spokesman said on Tuesday, as a major vaccination campaigns continues.” (Reuters and The Washington Post)

Contact Information

Contact: Vincent Allaire
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Mobile Phone: 514-704-6693
Source Site: /newsroom

Preventable deaths of children with HIV

Tue, 2016-07-19 11:24

McGill Newsroom

Reducing opportunistic infections such as TB in children with HIV could save both lives and money

Contact Information

Contact: Marie-Renée B-Lajoie,
Organization: Dept. of Family Medicine, McGill University

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Katherine Gombay,
Organization: Media Relations, McGill University,
Office Phone: 514-398-2189
Source Site: /newsroom