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Dr. Mark Ware featured in the Montreal Gazette

Mon, 2015-05-11 14:49

Dr. Mark Ware, Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, Director of the Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids and Director of Clinical Research at the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit of McGill University Health Centre, was once again featured in the news for his work on medical marijuana. This time Dr.

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Congratulations to Dr Roland Grad for being awarded the AFMC's John Ruedy Award for innovation in Medical Education!

Fri, 2015-05-08 09:52

On April 26, in Vancouver, during the Presidential Address Awards Ceremony at the Canadian Conference in Medical Education (CCME), Dr Grad has received his AFMC John Ruedy Award for innovation in medical Education. The award is given to an individual or group who has developed innovative print materials, electronic learning aids or other teaching aids.

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An opinion piece on Bill 20 by Dr. Hashana Perera in the Montreal Gazette

Mon, 2015-05-04 09:52

Dr. Hashana Perera, a family physician and faculty lecturer in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill, has published an opinion piece in the Montreal Gazette detailing how she believes Bill 20 will discourage the practice of family medicine. Please see the full article for more details.

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Dr David Eidelman quoted in the Journal de Montréal about family medicine residencies and Bill 20

Thu, 2015-04-23 13:54

Dr. David Eidelman, Dean of Medicine at McGill University and Chairman of the conference of Deans of the four Faculties of Medicine in Quebec, was quoted this week in the Journal de Montréal. The article briefly discussed the increasing popularity of family medicine, which for the first time filled 424 residency positions, compared to 425 in other specialities. However, this was prior to the introduction of controversial Bill 20. Dr.

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Registration open for the Colloque québécois des enseignants en médicine de famille

Thu, 2015-04-23 12:07

Registration is open for the Colloque québécois des enseignants en médicine de famille, which will be taking place on June 12, 2015 at the Université de Montreal, Longueuil Campus. At this conference, the best faculty development workshops will be presented by the Université de Montréal and McGill University (co-organizers of the event) as well as by the Université de Sherbrooke and the Université Laval.

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Journée scientifique 2015 : Des innovations en soins de première ligne au Québec

Fri, 2015-05-22 08:30 - 16:30
Price: $25

Cliniciens, patients-partenaires, chercheurs et étudiants, prenez part à la seconde édition de la Journée scientifique annuelle du Réseau-1!

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SEMINAR : The Power of Relationship-Centered Communication in Healthcare

Wed, 2015-04-22 17:00 - 19:00
Faculty Club : 3450 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E5
Price: $0


We are pleased to invite you to the Inauguaral St. Mary's Hospital and McGill University Lecture!

Dr. Timothy Gilligan, Associate Professor, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine 


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McGill Family Medicine Team in the "Walk for Montreal"

Sat, 2015-06-20 10:00 - 17:00
Dawson College : 3040 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC , H3Z 1A4
Price: $5 registration fee

On Saturday, June 20, 2015, McGill University will be joining Mayor Denis Coderre and thousands of other Montrealers in the "Walk for Montreal", a historic event to inaugurate the McGill University Health Centre’s (MUHC) new Glen site.

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