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Join us for a day of skiing, tubing and cross-country skiing with the Faculty. On March 11th we will be heading to Owl’s Head for a day of fun outside of the classroom. Space is limited so please reserve your spot today! Click here for full details


January 2017

Summer_Institute_2016Congratulations to all our 2017 OHR Event winners! First Prize (UG): CDA/DENTSPLY Award for best undergraduate oral presentation. The winner will represent McGill at the CDA symposium and present their project. Second Prize (UG): Montreal Dental Club Prize. Third Prize (UG): Faculty of Dentistry Prize…


December 2016

Dr. Geneviève Chiasson cordially invites you to attend the 5th Annual OMFS Research Day The Dr. Kenneth Bentley Lecture Series in OMFS   DATE:  Thursday, December 8th, 2016 TIME: 2:00 – 6:00 pm LOCATION: The Gallery, Omni Hotel 1050 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC  H3A 2R6 Please RVSP no later than noon, Monday, December 5, 2016 – Thank [...]


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It was a wonderful Homecoming weekend full of emotion and reminiscing on October 28th – 30th. We were happy to welcome back many alumni. Our annual Dean’s Breakfast and Ernie Ambrose Lectureship series, featuring Dr. Troulis, (DDS, MSc), kicked off the celebrations followed by the Leacock Luncheon. Throughout Friday and Saturday morning, alumni were given [...]


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It’s one of the most important events of the year in the Faculty of Dentistry. The excitement and emotions in the room are always palpable. And this year was no different. Students, their loved ones, donors, faculty and staff gathered to honour the third year dental class through the donning of white coats and celebrate [...]


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Once again this year, the annual Run for Outreach was a great success. Over 150 participants took part in the event on a sunny Mount Royal and more than $8000 were raised.  Participants capped off their run with lunch on the mountain all together. See photos of the event here  (all photos by Jackie Yip)


June 2016

Group 1This year’s Canada-Wide Science Festival was held at McGill, bringing together hundreds of Canadian high-school students eager to make a difference in the scientific world. Dr. Svetlana Komarova was in charge of representing our Faculty at the Festival, and took part in judging the participants’ research. Read her recap here.


June 2016

Class of 2016
Convocation week began this year with the Health Sciences ceremony, and Dentistry graduates were the first ones to be called to the stage. The Prime Minister himself tweeted congratulatory words to new graduates; what a way to finish your degree! Have a look at a selection of photos from the Dentistry Convocation Luncheon here. For the full series of pictures, visit our Facebook page.


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Class of 2016Held at the Saint-James Theatre in the Old Port of Montreal, this year’s Roast was a success. Dresses, drinks and dancing accompanied the videos handcrafted by the students. Read a heartfelt message from the graduating class, and some photos from the event here.


May 2016

Title: Cells and Viscoelasticity Speaker: Dr. David Mooney, Ph.D. – School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Wyss Institute, Harvard University Brief summary : There is tremendous interest in the role of substrate stiffness on cell behavior, but most current work ignores that tissues are typically viscoelastic. We have been studying the impact of biomaterial stiffness [...]