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Suicide and homicide rates show large racial disparities across U.S. states

Published: 23Apr2018

Southern and Western states have the highest rates of white firearm suicide, while Midwestern states have highest rates of black firearm homicide, according to new research from McGill University....

CNN | The disparities in how black and white men die in gun violence, state by state

Published: 24Apr2018

"The important thing here is that we were able to estimate these differences between black and white men, and that helps us understand health inequalities," said Corinne Riddell, a postdoctoral...

CBC | Montreal's homeless count aims to paint picture of life on the street

Published: 24Apr2018

Volunteers will span out across Montreal this evening in attempt to get an idea of how many people in the city have nowhere to call home. Montreal's second homeless count aims to give policymakers...

Potential gender bias against female researchers in peer review of research grants

Published: 23Apr2018

Female health researchers who applied for grants from Canada's major health research funder were funded less often than male counterparts because of potential bias, and characteristics of peer...

The Neuro signs agreement with Chinese and Cuban institutes

Published: 23Apr2018

Partners agree to share resources, establish steering committee for closer collaboration...

LA PRESSE | Charles Taylor, philosophe «atypique»

Published: 22Apr2018

Samedi prochain, le philosophe Charles Taylor recevra le Grand Prix littéraire international du festival Metropolis bleu. Coprésident de la commission Bouchard-Taylor, professeur émérite de l...

LA PRESSE | Le difficile respect des personnes non binaires

Published: 22Apr2018

Opinion | Un récent article du journaliste Philippe Teisceira-Lessard a suscité bien des réactions avec son titre (« Iels sont nombreuxes et heureuxes ») ainsi que sa référence au français neutre,...

Low-Income HIV Patients Suffer with Healthcare Access

Published: 19Apr2018

Quebeckers do not have equal access to anti-retroviral treatment (ART) for HIV and AIDS, a long-term study undertaken by a team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre ...

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