Royal Victoria Hospital

Montreal General Hospital

Jewish General Hospital

New Glen site of the MUHC

St. Mary's Hospital Center

Montreal Chest Institute

Welcome to the Department of Medicine at McGill University

Department of Medicine LogoThe Department of Medicine is a large, multifaceted academic and clinical organization built around the medical services of McGill's principal teaching hospitals: the McGill University Health Center, the Jewish General Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital. In addition to clinical and teaching services directly related to patient care, the Department includes a broad array of research programs and its effort extends to all McGill hospitals and to the McGill campus with its researchers based at the Research Institute of the MUHC, the Lady Davis Research Institute, the Genome Center, the McGill Life Sciences Complex and the Goodman Cancer Center.  The Department is part of the Faculty of Medicine and is a major contributor to the undergraduate medical curriculum.  It is responsible for a large number of residency training programs, in core internal medicine as well as in a large number of sub-specialties of medicine and it also serves as the the host for one of the largest graduate programs within the University, administered through the Division of Experimental Medicine.  Enjoy your visit to our website.

If you are interested in a career in medicine, please visit the Faculty of Medicine's Admissions website.


Oct. 2018
Dr. Sasha Bernatsky: The Journey of a USBJI Young Investigator in Research

Sept. 2018
Madhukar Pai invited to first-ever UN High Level Meeting on Tuberculosis

New study uncovers vast variation and significant deficits in tuberculosis care in urban India

Dr. Dao Nguyen: New means to fight ‘un-killable’ bacteria in healthcare settings

Dr. Richard Menzies: Complete make-over in fight of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis

Dr. John Bergeron: Maude Abbott: The Canadian scientist who deserved a Nobel prize

Aug. 2018
Dr. Brent Richards: New genetics findings unravel key components of fracture risk in osteoporosis

Dr. William Muller: Targeting Ezh2 could improve Luminal B breast cancer outcomes

Dr. Richard Menzies: Latent TB Treatment: Shorter is Better

July 2018
Dr. Karl Weiss: Hepatitis C: a revolutionary treatment to fight this silent disease

Dr. Samy Suissa pens editorial questioning new treatment regimen for COPD

June 2018
Dr. Kaberi Dasgupta: Living with the stigma of diabetes

Dr. Nancy Mayo et al: AIDS and aging focus of research study

Dr. Christina Wolfson: Canadians are aging well, but…

May 2018
Dr. Charles Bourque: As harmful as dehydration?

Dr. Evelyne Vinet: Arthritis Drugs Potentially Safe for Expectant Mothers

Dr. Maziar Divangahi: Beyond Killing Tuberculosis

April 2018


New book by Dr. Tom Hutchinson, Whole Person Care: Transforming Healthcare receives excellent reviews

Dr. Ernest Seidman honoured at international symposium on gastroenterology

Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy: Low-Income HIV Patients Suffer with Healthcare Access

$15M gift funds initiative to fight infections and immune threats to human health

Dr. Madhukar Pai honoured as influential alumnus by UC Berkeley

Dr. John Bergeron: Could this be the year for a Canadian Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences?

Drs. Nada Jabado and Ruth Sapir-Hichhadze receive major funding for innovative genomics geared to Quebec patients



Latest Vital Signs (Department Newsletter) : October 2018 


EVENTS - 2018

Nov. 23

Dept of  Medicine Clinical Research Symposium on High Value Medical Care - more info and to register


Date tba

Physician Wellbeing Course for Department of Medicine members- more info