Improving health, one step at a time

Published: 26 November 2015

It may be surprising, but Canadians who live in densely-populated areas where stores, banks, schools and other services are close by do not walk as much as they should.

Breakthrough in fight against muscle wasting diseases

Published: 15 September 2015

It is estimated that half of all cancer patients suffer from a muscle wasting syndrome called cachexia. Cancer cachexia impairs quality of life and response to therapy, which increases morbidity...

Thank you to Prof. Rima Rozen

Published: 31 January 2013

After 14 years in senior university administration, Dr. Rima Rozen will return full-time to her work in research and teaching as the James McGill Professor of Human Genetics and Pediatrics, when...

Neuro Film Series - "When I Walk"

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 18:30to21:00

The 2017 Neuro Film Series continues on May 10 at 6:30 p.m. with the screening of “When I Walk”....

Treating ovarian cancer: new pathways through genetics

Published: 26 September 2012

A new discovery that sheds light on the genetic make up of ovarian cancer cells could explain why some women survive longer than others with this deadly disease. A multi-disciplinary team led by...

Lilly Global Health: Evidence-based approaches to improve outcomes for MDR-TB and NCDs

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 12:00to13:00

The McGill Global Health Programs is proud to support this special lecture from the Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health (IDIGH) Program Seminar Series featuring Dr. Evan Lee, VP...


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