Health and Social Services Community Leadership Bursary Program: The application period for the 2017-2018 academic year is now open. The deadline for students to submit application forms to community networks is May 12, 2017.
The HCALM (Health Care Access for Linguistic Minorities) Network now invites submissions for its 2017 annual conference on the topic of ‘language and health – ethical and policy issues’. The deadline for submissions is April 9, 2017.
The HCALM (Health Care Access for Linguistic Minorities) Network is launching a call for proposals for research projects whose focus is to investigate the relationship between language and access to health care or social services. Application deadline: April 9, 2017.
Two years ago, second-year bachelor of commerce student Leilani Lee jumped at the chance to sign up for a new interdisciplinary specialization in sustainability offered by the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University. Read more: The Globe and Mail
Migraine Zero would like to invite you to a support group meeting on either Wednesday, March 29th in the evening OR Sunday April 2nd in the afternoon. It will take place in Villeray or on the Plateau depending on the number of participants. To let them know your date preference, please complete the DOODLE survey by selecting ALL the time boxes that would suit you. Here’s the link: http://doodle.com/poll/6yecifek3f9ium3k
Health Science Leaders Join Forces to Accelerate Development of Treatments for Neurological Diseases
Montreal, Quebec and Vancouver, British Columbia – Working together to accelerate research into neurological diseases, three leading players in Canada’s health sciences sector are joining forces in a unique multi-million dollar partnership to create a novel drug development platform that will help advance new therapeutics for some of the most debilitating conditions such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, and Parkinson’s disease.
DISE's Professor Howard shares his research about Canadian blackface incidents with new SSHRC Connection Grant
Professor Philip Howard, of our Department of Integrated Studies in Education (DISE), has been awarded a SSHRC Connection Grant to mobilize knowledge from his research into contemporary Canadian blackface.
Another round of applause for McGill’s award-winning researchers Posted on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 [source] By Meaghan Thurston
Due to scheduled maintenance, links to electronic resources via the Library's WorldCat Catalogue will be unavailable Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 12:00am to 4:00am. The WorldCat link resolver - "Find Full Text" links - will also be unavailable during the same period. We apologize for any inconvenience.
There might be a way to repair axons which, when damaged, lead to brain damage and disabilities. MNI neurology and neurosurgery professor Alyson Fournier was interviewed. Read more: CTV News