Global Health Programs news
McGill Global Health Programs Director Madhu Pai is editor of a unique collection of papers printed as a supplement to GP Clinics. This supplement is an effort to engage and educate GPs and private practitioners and to share with them the current best practices on TB diagnosis and treatment. The book is accompanied by an interactive web platform where practioners can test their TB knowledge and find additional resources to update their practice.
The McGill Global Health Programs latest newsletter is out! Inside, read about global health-related courses you can take this semester and what we are planning for 2016 and more! Read the latest issue here! Subscribe here. Find past issues here.
The McGill Global Health Programs latest newsletter is out! Inside, read about Arnold Steinberg, what we are planning for 2016 and more upcoming opportunities and events! Read the latest issue here! Subscribe here. Find past issues here.
Stephanie Nixon and Matthew Hunt editorial; Global Health: Where do physiotherapy and rehabilitation research fit? " Physiotherapy Canada, 67(3), pp. 217–218 For more information about the Article, click here.
Matthew Hunt & colleagues' new study on perceptions of disability in the 2010 Haiti earthquake response. Hunt, M. R., Chung, R., Durocher, E., & Henrys, J. H. (2015). Haitian and international responders' and decision-makers' perspectives regarding disability and the response to the 2010 Haiti earthquake. Global health action, 8.
The McGill Global Health Programs latest newsletter is out! Inside, read about World AIDS Day, the 2016 Summer Institute and more upcoming opportunities and events! Read the latest issue here! Subscribe here. Find past issues here.
The McGill Global Health Programs latest newsletter has just been released! Inside, find a preview of our upcoming funding opportunities, events and more! Read the latest issue here! Subscribe here. Find past issues here.
In the past few weeks, McGill researchers have published several papers on a variety of global health topics. Here are a few of them: The Development of a Humanitarian Health Ethics Analysis Tool. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, June 11 2015: School of Physical and Occupational Therapy,and Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation Professor Matthew Hunt has collaborated in the development and validation of an ethical analysis tool for humanitarian health workers.
For the first time, the Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME) program and McGill Global Health Programs are distributing travel awards to medical residents! Without further due, here are our first cohort of winners. Ipshita Prakash Michael Fein Elise Vuille-Lessard Evan Wong Fadi Hamdani Han Yao Jessica Keen Kristin Popiel Congratulations to the awardees and to all applicants!
Congratulations to our Spring Travel Awards winners! Medical Class of '84 Student Bursary: Tina Madzima Medical Class of '65 Student Bursary: Alexandre Dostaler Ashworth Student Travel Award: Esther Vaugon and Jonathan Morasse Osler Medical Aid Foundation Scholarships: Annie Lalande and Collins Oghor Ambassador Paul Frazer Travel Award for Global Health: Vanessa Brombosz and Danielle Cazabon
Dr. Theresa Dankovich discovered pAge during her PhD in Chemistry at McGill University. She is now on a mission to help create a drinkable book, which "educates as it purifies". Dr. Dankovich has currently teamed up with a non-profit organization to help make these books available for use in the real world. For more information and to help fund this excellent initiative click here!
You can now find research teams and individual faculty members more easily in our NEW Research and Training section. In addition McGill-based Global Health team can apply for funding! Learn more here.
In this video, McGill Global Health Programs Director Dr. Madhukar Pai explains why is TB a relevant issue in 2015. Learn more here.