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Experts: Federal government to buy Trans Mountain pipeline for $4.5B

Published: 29May2018

“The Liberal government will buy the Trans Mountain pipeline and related infrastructure for $4.5 billion, and spend billions more to build the controversial expansion.” (CBC)...

Experts: W.H.O. calls on all nations to rid foods of artificial trans fats in the next five years

Published: 16May2018

The World Health Organization is calling on all nations to rid foods of artificial trans fats in the next five years. (Source CBC news)...

Pain-induced changes in the brain’s opioid system may explain the limited effectiveness of opioid therapy in chronic pain

Published: 27May2018

Pain-induced changes in the brain’s opioid receptor system may explain the limited effectiveness of opioid therapy in chronic pain and may play a role in the depression that often accompanies it,...

Clinical innovation takes centre stage at inaugural McGill CLIC and Hakim Family Prize event

Published: 25May2018

Top finalists pitch to win 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes By Diane Weidner, Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning

Philanthropy and government unite to advance research and patient care and to establish leading edge facilities and technologies at The Neuro

Published: 23May2018

Today, May 23, 2018, The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The Neuro) gratefully acknowledged significant government funding and unveiled the Thinking Ahead Campaign (2007-2013) donor...

CTV | Quebec government, McGill partner to study and curb post-graduate exodus

Published: 23May2018

The Quebec Government is partnering with McGill University to try to stem the "Anglophone brain drain" - a phenomenon among university graduates who opt to leave the province with a diploma in hand...

HARPERS | Rachel Cusk’s unforgiving eye

Published: 23May2018

McGill English prof Merve Emre, in the June issue of Harpers, on “Rachel Cusk’s unforgiving eye”  Read more

THE GUARDIAN | Separating sick Inuit kids from their parents is medical colonialism all over again

Published: 23May2018

Opinion | In Quebec, air ambulances continue the incomprehensible practice of separating children and parents – despite no written policy demanding it....

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