International Masters For Health Leadership

Professor Henry Mintzberg Awarded Honorary Doctorate

Published: 29Nov2016

Professor Henry Mintzberg was conferred the honorary degree of "Doctor Oeconomiae Honoris Causa" from the University of Economics, Prague on November 11, 2016. The award recognizes Professor...

Ferring Canada's donation to have lasting impact on Desautels Faculty of Management

Published: 9Sep2016

Ferring Canada, a subsidiary of Ferring Pharmaceuticals, has contributed a $2-million dollar donation to the Faculties of Management and Medicine at McGill University, which will create new...

Oakville Doctor New Halton Medical Officer of Health

Published: 25Apr2014

Halton Region’s new Commissioner and Medical Officer of Health (MOH) is looking forward to beginning what she characterized as a ‘dream job’ in a community she already knows....

Surgery Not A Magic Cure For Obesity

Published: 8Apr2014

It is alarming, but obesity has reached epidemic proportions in Kuwait. Oil has not only brought great wealth to the Gulf, but a huge change in lifestyle and food habits. Fast food, fast cars and...

Women at Business School – Joanne Liu, MiM student

Published: 21Jan2014

Joanne Liu is president of Médecins Sans Frontières, an international medical humanitarian organisation that has 30,000 medical professionals delivering emergency aid in more than 60 countries. She...

Prescription for Professional Success

Published: 8Nov2013

As the NHS faces a perceived crisis of management, and clinicians are forced to shoulder more non-clinical responsibilities, postgraduate degrees in business and management are becoming...

Montreal Doctor is President of Médecins sans frontières

Published: 25Jul2013

"I've never managed to get used to seeing people die." - Dr. Bernard Rieux, from The Plague by Albert Camus (and one of Joanne Liu's favourite books)...

Point chaud - «Les vrais héros, ce ne sont pas des gens comme moi»

Published: 2Aug2013

On a tort de considérer comme des héros les médecins qui travaillent en zones de conflits, estime la nouvelle dirigeante de Médecins sans frontières (MSF), la Québécoise Joanne Liu, de l’hôpital...

The Status of mHealth in the Hospital Setting

Published: 2Aug2013

So we’re all going to have mHealth, it seems. A major March 2012 report by consultancy PwC and representatives of the global mobile operator industry predicted the worldwide mhealth market is...

A Management Approach to Healthcare

Published: 2Aug2013

The demands in today’s healthcare environment require those clinically prepared to have managerial and leadership skills that are not learned in traditional training. The delivery of healthcare...

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