The winners of the 2011 Medicine Alumni Global Awards were announced at a packed reception, October 14, at the Faculty of Medicine’s annual Homecoming celebrations. The prestigious awards, launched in 2009 by the Dean’s Leadership Council, are bestowed upon MDCM alumni from McGill’s Faculty of Medicine who have made extraordinary contributions to the health care professions, to McGill University and to their local and global communities.
For Phil Gold, BSc’57, MDCM’61, MSc’61, PhD’65, the career path that earned him McGill’s 2011 Medicine Alumni Global (MAG) Lifetime Achievement Award, really began in Grade 5, at Montreal’s Bancroft Elementary School. “I realized I was being taught what I had already learned in Grade 4,” says Gold. Read moreRead More Posts From This Section »