She's a nurse, a surrogate mother of thousands, a nominee for Peacemaker of the Year and soon to be the first layperson installed as a canon of Christ Church Cathedral. She's Flo Tracy, or just plain Flo.
Using World AIDS Day as a springboard, the Harper government announced it was dedicating some $120 million in new funding for the global fight against HIV/AIDS. From that, McGill's AIDS efforts will get a $2.5-million injection.
Led by Denis Thérien, vice-principal research and international relations, a team of McGill researchers visited India to sow the seeds of future scientific partnerships with their Indian colleagues.
The Montreal Children's Hospital (MCH) is pleased to announce that Dr. Sam D. Shemie, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Director of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, has been named the first recipient of the Bertram Loeb Chair in Organ and Tissue Donation and part-time visiting professor in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Ottawa.
According to new MUHC-led research, adolescent boys have a significantly increased risk of high systolic blood pressure (SBP) compared to adolescent girls.
Dr. Arthur T. Porter, Director General and CEO of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), expressed his satisfaction upon learning today that the Government of Quebec had launched a Quebec strategy for research and innovation.
McGill University Principal and Vice-Chancellor Heather Munroe-Blum has applauded the Quebec government's new plan to boost research and innovation in the province.