The research literacy website, entitled Understanding Research/Comprendre la recherche is now online.
An important and unexpected benefit of the McGill Family Medicine Innovations in Learning (FMIL) international distance blended learning program for GP teachers in China has been the creation of an online community. The 12-month distance blended education program for 25 Chinese GP teacher participants in 3 cities in China: Wuhan, Zhengzhou and Qinghai was completed last year.
During this time of crisis, FMIL has quickly stepped up to help our Department through the next few weeks (and potentially months) of the COVID outbreak. Here’s what they have done so far, and are planning:
We are excited to announce that the Department of Family Medicine’s Academic Advising Module is officially LIVE! All teachers are invited to participate.
Hiring Unit: Department of Family Medicine
Supervisor: Dr. Samira Rahimi
Work Location: 5858, Chemin de la Côte-des-Neiges, Montréal, QC H3S 1Z1
Hours/Week & Schedule: 35 hours/week Hourly Wage: $24.25, plus 6% vacation pay and 3.6% statutory holiday pay
Planned Start Date & End Date: April 1, 2020 to April 1, 2021 (possibility of extension)
Date of Posting: February 27, 2020
Dr. Samira Rahimi’s team is offering a 1-year postdoctoral fellowship opportunity. The team is led by Dr. Rahimi, Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at McGill University and includes team members from different disciplines including engineering, data science and health sciences.
The Director of Research is expected to be a leader in the area of family medicine and primary care research. She or he will report directly to the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine (DFM) and will sit on the Executive Committee of the Department of Family Medicine. The time commitment is 1 day/week (0.2 FTE). This is a three-year term that is renewable.Vision
Reporting directly to the Chair of the Department of Family Medicine as well as to the Associate Dean for Postgraduate Medical Education (PGME) at the Faculty of Medicine, the Postgraduate Residency Program Director is responsible for the overall conduct, organization, and accountability of the Department of Family Medicine Residency Program.
On Wednesday, March 11, McGill24 is back!
Last year as part of McGill24, thousands of McGillians joined together to raise nearly $2.3 million to support students, teaching and research.
We would like to thank Dr. Gillian Bartlett, who has stepped down as Director of the Research Division, for her tremendous work over the past 15 years.
On February 18, Jamie DeMore stepped down from his position as Graduate Programs Manager, a position he has held for the past ten years.
The responsibilities of the program director include:
On behalf of the McGill University Faculty of Medicine Office for Continuing Professional Development (CPD), you are invited to attend the Winter 2020 Thursday Evening Learning Series (TELS, in person or via webinar), and the Wednesday E-Learning Series (WELS, webinar only).
Once again, we are approaching the annual NAPCRG (North American Primary Care Research Group) conference where we have traditionally had a very strong turn out by our McGill Department of Family Medicine!
Again this year, we are pleased to include a modified schedule that highlights all of our student and Faculty presentations.
MCGill Research at a glance