RUIS McGill news
Firstly, I would like to extend my congratulations to the newly appointed leadership in the RUIS McGill territory following the adoption of Bill 10 by the Quebec government. Their names are provided in the Partners section of this website.
Over the course of the past two weeks, Quebec’s Ministry of Health and Social Services has confirmed the appointments of the President-Director Generals (PDG) and Associate President-Director Generals (APDG) for each of the new CISSSs and CIUSSSs within the McGill affiliated hospital and affected RUIS McGill territory network. The appointments include:
Oesophago-gastric Cancer Streamlining the Trajectory for Oesophago-gastric Patients with Cancer: The STOP-Cancer Initiative
The Framework for authorizing multi-centre research projects is now available in English on McGill University's Faculty of Medicine Research website. The PDF document can be viewed here.
Please note that the start and entry into effect date of new multi-centre research trials process has been moved from December 1, 2014 to February 1, 2015. For additional information, please consult the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux website Direction de l'éthique et de la qualité.
Infolettre fin de parcours : Projet pilote portant sur l'autogestion du syndrome de fatigue chronique - Constance-Lethbridge
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Rapports annuels 2013-2014 de l'Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue
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A new partnership between the CSSS des Premières Nations du Québec et Labrador, Native friendship centres and Quebec medical schools is allowing medical students from McGill and Université de Montréal to live and work in Native communities across the province for four week periods. The students are there to gain an enhanced understanding of aboriginal culture as it relates to medical practice. . McGill medical student Harrison Saulnier treating a young patient. Photo credit: L'Écho Abitibien
Lynne McVey, Executive Director of the Douglas Institute, and Charles-Edouard Carrier, Co-Director of the RUIS McGill Great North Mental Health Program, visited Kuujjuaq on June 17 and 18 to meet with their Nunavik mental health partners. The visit coincided with the 20th annual meeting of the Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services (RRSSSN), which they also attended.
Rouyn-Noranda, le 14 mai 2014 – The 250 delegates that attended the 2nd McGill Réseau Universitaire Intégré de Santé (RUIS) Symposium left with positive memories of their sojourn in Rouyn -Noranda on May 12 and 13. Following the success of its first symposium, held in Montreal in 2012, RUIS McGill – a consortium comprising the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University and its affiliated teaching hospitals of the McGill University Health Centre, the Jewish General Hospital, St.
The latest recipient of RUIS McGill's Leadership Excellence Award is Jacques Boissonneault, Director-general of l’Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue. "Jacques Boissonneault is an exceptional person who has greatly contirbuted to the region and the agence de la santé et les services en santé et services sociaux. We are very honoured to give him this award. It is a well-deserved recognition," said Dr.
The Scientific Director of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute Research Centre, Professor Brigitte Kieffer, will receive the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award in a ceremony to take place on March 19, in Paris.
Dr. Mimi Israël, psychiatrist-in-Chief at the Douglas Mental Health University Institute and Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University, has been awarded the 2013 prix Reconnaissance de carrière Persillier-Lachapelle.