Live 2021

A new associate member of the Institute of Health Sciences Education (IHSE), Dr. Dan Poenaru has a striking resume that spans continents, with his latest pivot toward medical education research focused on the importance of clinical communication.
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Live 2021

The Class of Medicine 1970 Educational Award for Teaching Excellence and Innovation is now open for applications, with two awards—uniquely for this year—of up to $12,000 each. The award aims to “support a member of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences who wishes to acquire and/or further develop skills that can be directly applied to the education of medical students and/or residents at McGill University.”
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Bell Let’s Talk, McGill University, The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital) and the Lady Davis Institute at the Jewish General Hospital are pleased to announce the official launch of the Multicultural Mental Health Resource Centre (MMHRC). This unique online resource seeks to improve the quality and availability of mental health services for people from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, including new Canadians, refugees and members of established ethnocultural communities. With these populations disproportionally affected by the global pandemic, the MMHRC will provide a timely and critical new resource.
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Efforts are underway to launch the Maximilian Eivaskhani In Memoriam Graduate Scholarship. Maximilian Keywan Eivaskhani tragically died this summer after a bicycle accident.
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Live 2021

Now in its 28th year, Québec Science magazine’s annual list of top 10 scientific discoveries celebrates breakthrough research being done in Quebec. This year, a pair of McGill-led initiatives – both focussing on brain cancer – have made the list.
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Live 2021

The Clinical Innovation Platform (CLIP) of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) is pleased to announce the residency of its first member company, AltPAP Innovation. In brand new facilities designed to help healthcare start-up companies, the CLIP will provide access to research space, mentorship, clinical trial services and tools for the development of innovative new products.
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Dr. Donald Boudreau has joined a consultative team affiliated with an educational innovation about to be implemented in Norway. The project, called ‘PROFMED’, is focused on improving medical students’ preparation for and experience of clinical placements.
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Live 2020

On December 2, some 250 students from Quebec, as well as Ontario, came together virtually for the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame Discovery Day – a record turnout! This annual day of presentations and workshops, jointly hosted by the McGill Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and The Neuro, aims to inspire high school and CEGEP students to pursue careers in the health sciences.
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Live 2020

LEAP | Pecaut Centre for Social Impact has selected the MyHeart Counts Canada mobile application developed by Dr. Abhinav Sharma, cardiologist at the McGill University Health Centre and member of the Research Institute of the MUHC (RI‑MUHC), for their Healthy Futures Accelerator. The goal of MyHeart Counts Canada is to get Canadians moving for improved heart health.
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Live 2020

Established in 1985 to develop specialized services for the elderly, who were poorly served, the Centre’s milestone 35-year anniversary was celebrated in November.
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