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Congratulations to Dr. Charo Rodriguez for being chosen for the Faculty Honour List for Educational Excellence!

We're proud to announce that our own Dr. Charo Rodriguez, Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine, was one of the seven named to the 2015-2016 Faculty of Medicine Honour List for Educational Excellence! 

Published on : 13 Apr 2015

Congratulations to Rachel Simmons on receiving 2015 Scarlet Key Award!

We're proud to announce that Rachel Simmons, a Master's student in Family Medicine, was chosen to receive the 2015 Scarlet Key!

Published on : 13 Apr 2015

Library Blogs, Library Matters unavailable Wednesday, April 15, 8am to 9am

McGill Library Blogs and Library Matters will be unavailable Wednesday, April 15, 2015 from 8am to 9am for scheduled maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Published on : 13 Apr 2015

Tango dancing could benefit Parkinson's disease patients

New study puts 40 patients through 12-week course Dancing the Argentine tango could have potential benefits for people at certain stages in the development of Parkinson’s disease (PD), according to findings in a new study by researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital -The Neuro, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre. The study looked at changes in patients’ motor abilities following a 12-week tango course, and is also the first study to assess the effect that tango has on non-motor symptoms.

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Published on : 13 Apr 2015

World Voice Day in the media

Med e-News: World Voice Day 2015 McGill Reporter: Let your voice be heard – and keep being heard McGill Reporter: Cat got your tongue? Free voice screenings on April 1-2

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Published on : 12 Apr 2015

"McGill Financial Statements" - Month of March 2015

To all Finance users,The month of March 2015 is closed. You may pick up your Minerva Financial Statements by logging into Minerva via https://horizon.mcgill.ca/pban1/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin?ret_code=r.

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Published on : 10 Apr 2015

FDI motives, market governance, and ownership choice of MNEs: A study of Malaysia and Thailand from an incomplete contracting perspective

Authors: Yu, J., Lee, S.-H., Han, K. Publication: Asia Pacific Journal of Management Abstract

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Published on : 10 Apr 2015

Joint procurement and demand-side bidding strategies under price volatility

Authors: Nie, X., Boyacı, T., Gümüş, M., Ray, S., Zhang, D. Publication: Annals of Operations Research Abstract

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Published on : 10 Apr 2015

Paul Carriere - NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship

Congratulations to Paul Carriere, PhD candidate in Materials Engineering who received the prestigious NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship pictured here with his Supervisor, Prof. Stephen Yue.

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Published on : 10 Apr 2015

Carbon pricing with a practical Canadian twist

From Alberta to Nova Scotia, and especially in Ontario, spring has ushered in fresh discussions about climate policy. On Tuesday, Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission (which I chair) released a new report, The Way Forward, with specific recommendations for how Canadians can make real progress in reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG). The report’s two main recommendations will be surprising to many people, but for quite different reasons. {The Globe and Mail, April 7, 2015 by: Christopher Ragan} Read about the story from the following sources:

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Feeding the body, nourishing the soul

The McGill Reporter | April 2, 2015 by: Neale McDevitt

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

“Reorganizing health and social services in Québec in the name of austerity: Too much, too fast and too centralized?”

April 2015: Faculty and students at the Centre of Research on Children and Families have prepared a discussion paper on impact of austerity measures and service reorganization: 2015 Quebec Social Services Merger. For more information see News & Events.  

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Annual Journey’s End—Journey’s Start is rite of passage for B.Ed. graduates

The annual professional development event Journey’s End—Journey’s Start took place Thursday, April 2nd with events in the Education building and across the campus. Focused on the themes of mindfulness and sustaining delight in teaching, the 2015 edition included five workshops, a reception, and a presentation by the keynote speaker, mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) teacher Charity Bryant. As in past years, an inspiring closing address from Associate Dean of Academic Programs Dr.

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Dr. Bertone speaks to TVA about work with attention, on and off the soccer field, at Quebec City secondary school

Dr. Armando Bertone, professor with the Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology and Director of the Perceptual Neuroscience Laboratory (PNLab), appeared on the show L'Esprit Sportif, on French language television network TVA, to talk about his work with students at Quebec City secondary school Samuel-De Champlain. Dr.

Published on : 09 Apr 2015

Download the slide handout for Clinical Outreach Seminar Series Spring 2015

Thank you to all of you who attended the spring Clinical Outreach Speaker Series presentation by Dr. Jutras "What do we know about central auditory processing disorder?" Attendees and those who were regrettably unable to make it may benefit from the slide handout generously provided by Dr. Jutras.

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Published on : 09 Apr 2015