Live 2021

To help at-risk populations—Indigenous peoples, individuals in situations of homelessness or at-risk-of-homelessness—disproportionately affected by diabetes in Montreal, Sun Life is donating $800,000 to McGill University.
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When the COVID-19 pandemic hit Montreal in March 2020, McGill University faculty and staff looked for innovative ways to substitute in-person workshops for virtual platforms to provide learners with a rich learning environment.
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Live 2021

Grade one is a critical time in a child’s development. While learning to read, which mostly happens in first grade, may seem fun and effortless for some children, “it can be a great challenge for others” says Sophie Vaillancourt, assistant professor (professional) in McGill’s Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences’ School of Communication Sciences and Disorders (SCSD).
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A diverse, global team including Dr. Nada Jabado and Dr. Claudia Kleinman from McGill University has been selected for the final stages of Cancer Grand Challenges – and is in with a chance of securing a share of £80m of funding to take on one of cancer’s toughest problems.
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Faculty members in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS) along with Faculty of Science members who teach in the FMHS were recognized with glowing endorsements by learners themselves as the academic year draws to a close
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To kick off official graduation festivities, the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences’ Undergraduate Medical Program Office invited graduates, their family and friends, as well as Faculty members, to a Virtual Cocktail Ceremony on June 1.
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Through their contributions to clinical practice, medical education, the arts, university and public health governance, the Meakins family has continued to make an impact over the course of three generations. While the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled Dr. Jonathan Larmonth Meakins’ work, bright signs are on the horizon.
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During this special convocation for the Bicentennial Class of 2021, we look back at the story of McGill’s (and the Faculty’s) very first grad, William Logie, who, like this year’s grads, trained during a deadly epidemic – Montreal’s devastating  cholera outbreak of 1832.
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Live 2021

The Indigenous Health Professions Program’s Bicentennial panel event on May 13 celebrated the rich grassroots heritage of the Indigenous-led summer health and science camp for Indigenous teens. 2021’s virtual kit-based camp kicks off this month.
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Live 2021

In June 2021, McGill University in Montreal, Canada, is launching a new fellowship for Black graduate students in honour of one of the university’s most accomplished alumni: Charles R. Drew, MDCM’33, (1904–1950) an American surgeon and scientist who earned the title “Father of Blood Banking” for his trailblazing work on the long-term preservation of blood plasma.
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