December 2017

Congratulations to postdoctoral fellow Dr. Claudie Laprise and PhD student Dr. Haider Al-Waeli for being awarded the Alpha Omega Foundation of Canada Graduate Student Grant. They were amongst two of thirteen projects selected for the 2017 award.
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December 2017


Postdoctoral student Dr. Ashwaq Al-Hashedi has had another success getting her company 2D CrystaLab off the ground. Following the success with the McGill X1 Accelerator program the company was recently selected for the Centech Propulsion Program, a program sponsored and organized by ETS and other industrial supporters. Continue reading.


June 2017

On May 7th McGill students and teachers participated in the annual Sharing Smiles Day organised by the Oral Health, Total Health (OHTH), a fun-filled, informative day where the attitudinal barriers between dental students and persons with special needs can be removed and positive relationships fostered. Organized by Maral Aghourian and Jun Li the day was a huge success. Read all about the day.


Live


Anthea Chang, Vanessa Del Vecchio and Sonia Rampersad, 3rd year undergraduate dental students, recently returned from an incredible dental experience in Jamaica hosted by Great Shape! Inc., a charitable organisation that provides education and dental and eye care to thousands of Jamaicans. “It was tremendously rewarding to save a child’s permanent first molars, restore a complete smile to a woman who broke her two front teeth, or to simply create a positive first dental visit for a young and impressionable patient.” Read about their trip.


Live

On Wednesday, May 10th the pediatric clinic welcomed the Quebec Special Olympics school program. 20 students from the Centre François-Michelle, living with intellectual deficiency were screened by 3rd year students and participated in a Zumba class. The day was a great success for everyone that participated. Here are some pictures from the day.


April 2017

This semester, the MDGSS would like to raise money for the Service to the Community Program at our faculty. We are selling tickets (2$/ticket, 3 tickets for 5$) for a raffle that will take place on May 15th. There will be two basket prizes. Find out more.


April 2017

On April 27th join us at 4pm to listen to the presentations of this years best papers in the Biomedical Sciences Divison. Located at 2001 McGill College Avenue.


April 2017

Each year the Faculty of Dentistry has an internal competition for studentship awards to pay a portion or all of the annual student stipends that graduate students may receive while at McGill. This year we were able to provide funding for eleven such studentships to the following graduate students. See full list of recipients.


April 2017

The Faculty of Dentistry Research Day provides an excellent opportunity for graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, research assistants and research associates to showcase their research work in academic posters and oral presentations. Held on April 6, 2017 at New Residence Hall this year was the 12th edition of Research Day. Continue reading for full list of winners.


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…