Explore! Careers in Health, a program developed and implemented by McGill Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry students was recently selected as the recipient of this year’s McGill Award for Equity and Community Building as a co-recipient in the Team category. The award recognizes the work of students, faculty and staff committed to advancing equity, inclusion and community engagement at McGill.
McGill24 is all about the power of participation: when the McGill family comes together, we have a greater collective impact. The many ways in which McGill changes lives—by making a top-quality education accessible to deserving students, shaping tomorrow’s leaders and supporting research that is solving global problems—is a source of pride for us all.
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Jake Barralet to the position of Director of Innovation for the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning (SCSIL) and for the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University.
Dr. Ashwaq Al-Hashedi has had another success getting her company 2D CrystaLab off the ground. Following the success with the McGill X1 Accelerator program the company was recently selected for the Centech Propulsion Program, a program sponsored and organized by ETS and other industrial supporters. Read more here.
Joint position in pain research for the Faculties of Dentistry and Medicine (Department of Anesthesia)
Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Clinical Pain Research
Unique collaboration between Shriners Hospitals for Children - Canada, CHU Sainte-Justine and McGill University leads to a publication in The American Journal of Human Genetics
McGill's Faculty of Dentistry, in collaboration with volunteers, Dr. Cameron Jones, DDS'90 and Dr. Lyon Hamburg, BSc '84, DDS '86, is pleased to invite all McGill Faculty of Dentistry alumni to dinner on November 16th at Milestones Bar and Grill. On hand will be a special guest from the Faculty who will bring several updates from Montreal. Come out for a fun evening of networking and socializing as we celebrate our vibrant McGill Dental Community, Ottawa-style!
Professor Maryam Tabrizian has been inducted as a Fellow with the Royal Society of Canada. The Society announced the induction of 89 new Fellows today, each one elected by their peers in recognition of outstanding scholarly, scientific and artistic achievement. Election to the Royal Society of Canada is the highest honour a scholar can achieve.
This book provides up-to-date information on all aspects of orofacial pain biomarkers. Background information on clinical symptoms and the neurobiology of orofacial pain is introduced. The book also discusses biomarkers for various types of orofacial pain and their potential. Finally, future directions and challenges are identified.
McGill Faculty of Dentistry
Part-time, clinical track (non-tenure) academic position in Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Dental Pharmacology, Dental Anaesthesia, Oral Diagnosis or other relevant fields of dentistry. Candidates must have completed an undergraduate degree in Dentistry, have relevant training and be licensable to practice dentistry in Quebec.
This position, available for a period of 1year, is to complete a research project on the effects of chiral molecules on the properties of brushite ceramic. The person accepted into this position will be expected to build upon previous work done in the lab to extend our findings that chiral molecules exert regulatory hierarchical control over the properties brushite ceramic.
Two McGill Dentistry teams are working on getting their products to market. Assistant Professor Dr. Faleh Tamimi and his team and Postdoctoral fellow Dr. Ashwaq Al-Hashedi presented their projects at this year McGill Dobson Cup, an annual startup competition for the McGill community. Dr. Al-Hashedi will continue on to the final round of the competition. Read more here.
ALUMNI COCKTAIL RECEPTION VANCOUVER
The Copper Chimney Bar
567 Hornby Street
Thursday, March 9
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
RSVP by February 28, 2017
carol.dsouza [at] mcgill.ca
The Outreach Gala 2017
Are you ready to go big, or go home? Come join the McGill Faculty of Dentistry at this year’s Outreach Gala on Thursday February 23rd, 2017 for an event to remember - ‘A Night in Vegas'!
This year's Gala will take place at Plaza Antique and will include champagne at the door, 1 free drink coupon, cocktail hour before dinner, three course meal & wine, DJ, dancefloor, live performances, blackjack and roulette tables with professional dealers, a photo booth, silent auction and raffle.