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Dr. Diane Boivin on resetting our biological clocks

Dr. Boivin has recently been cited in interviews on her most recent works on our biological clocks.

To read more about the recent works by Marc Cuesta, Nicolas Cermakian and Diane B. Boivin, click on the links provided below:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/pill-could-put-an-end-to-jet-lag-canadian-study-1.2198682

http://www.techno-science.net/?onglet=news&news=13580

 

Published: 22Jan2015

Passing of Dr. Theodore L. Sourkes

Dear Colleagues,

It is with much sadness that I communicate to you the loss of an outstanding colleague of the Faculty of Medicine and one of McGill’s best.

Professor Emeritus Theodore L. Sourkes passed away Saturday morning in Hospital, fighting pneumonia. He leaves behind his beloved wife Shena Rosenblatt Sourkes, his daughters Barbara and Myra (Richard Lewin), as well as his grandchildren Eric, David and Talia Jade. We offer his family our most heartfelt condolences.  

Published: 20Jan2015

Good words: Stigma, Mental Illness and Employment- A short film written by Rob Whitley

Dr. Rob Whitley recently wrote a short and poignant film tracing the story of Elizabeth, a gifted and highly qualified candidate attending a job interview. All appears to be going swimmingly, until the conversation turns towards the subject of mental illness. While this film is a work of fiction, research indicates that it represents a reality played out daily.

The film can be seen at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJ5Wx_LhGUc

Published: 12Jan2015

Dr. Serge Gauthier appointed to the Order of Canada.

Dr. Serge Gauthier, M.D., FRCPC, an eminent researcher in Alzheimer’s disease, has been appointed to the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada.  To read more, click here.

You can also watch his interview about his research on CTV here.

Published: 8Jan2015

Québec Science top 10 discoveries: A molecule in depression

Dr. Gustavo Turecki and Dr. Juan Pablo Lopez from The Douglas Mental Health University Institute speak about the identification of a molecule that predicts treatment response for depressed patients.

To watch, please click here.

Published: 8Jan2015

Rosalind Goodman loses battle with cancer

Mrs. Rosalind Goodman

McGill University is mourning the passing of Rosalind Goodman, a devoted alumna, generous philanthropist, and tireless volunteer, who committed herself to energizing cancer research activities at McGill and to educating others about the disease. It is an illness she fought and survived in 2007, but one that ultimately took her life on Monday, Aug. 11.

Published: 12Aug2014

Inaugural McGill Active Learning Conference

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On behalf of McGill Teaching and Learning Services ...

Please join us at the opening of the Faculty of Engineering’s Inaugural Active Learning Conference on Monday, May 12, 2014 from 10 am to 12 pm at McGill University.

Employment Opportunities

The Faculty of Dentistry is currently conducting a search for two non-tenure clinical-track positions; one in Periodontics and the other one for the Continuing Dental Education Program.  Candidates must submit their applications, as per the instructions provided on the advertisements, by April 1

Published: 6Mar2014

Dentistry Outreach Program on Télé-Québec

On January 16th, McGill’s Faculty of Dentistry and its outreach program were featured on the show "une pilule, une petite granule" (Télé-Québec) as part of a report on accessibility to oral health care in Quebec. Watch the segment here

Published: 20Jan2014

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