Live 2020

As the situation continues to evolve, McGill University and the Faculty of Medicine will continue to provide updates to keep our community informed.
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Live 2020

The Faculty’s Social Accountability and Community Engagement (SACE) Office invites you to this special session on July 13, 2020, from 7:15 to 8:45 pm to discuss the skills and tools that move us from simply standing with the community to taking purposeful action towards dismantling the structures of racism, which continue to foster all types of oppression.
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Faculty members continue to step up, create, engage and inspire despite these difficult times. The dedication to teaching and learning that we see daily demonstrates clearly that our faculty members are Proud to Teach. Thank you for all that you do. The University is offering a range of workshops to support remote teaching and active participation is encouraged.
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McGill recently announced that, on August 4, 2020, a new R2R (Recruitment to Retirement) Program and Workday HR and Academic Personnel Management System will go live. Many of you have received a separate email about upcoming training; others will receive training information soon. Your R2R training is very important.
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The nomination process for the 2020 Dean of Medicine Awards of Excellence has officially begun. The goal of this vital program is to applaud the outstanding endeavours of permanent administrative support staff and technicians from across the Faculty of Medicine. In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, recognizing the exceptional efforts of our administrators and technicians is more important than ever. We encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity to acknowledge your colleagues’ essential and outstanding contributions.
Deadline: July 6
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The tragic killing in Minneapolis last week of George Floyd and the subsequent events across North America sound the alarm, yet again, to remind us that we have so much more to do to eliminate structural racism, inequity and discrimination. As health professionals and scientists, we have additional insight into how devastating these issues are to the health and wellbeing of individuals, communities and entire populations. We have a critical role to play.
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The Board of Directors of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Miguel N. Burnier, Jr. to the position of Interim Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer of the RI-MUHC, effective June 15, 2020. The Board of Directors of the RI-MUHC thanks Dr. Burnier for accepting this important role and invites you to welcome him warmly.
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The Provost at McGill University has now officially announced that courses this fall will be offered primarily through remote delivery platforms. The Faculty of Medicine has been working for many weeks to prepare for this eventuality. We will deliver high-quality curricular programs that maximize student engagement and knowledge acquisition. The Faculty is focused on refining remote teaching and learning, blended learning, safe clinical and laboratory training and we also have an eye toward the long-term future of the education that we offer.
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We are pleased to announce that the McGill Clinical Innovation Competition and Awards Ceremony will take place online this year.  As we face exceptional challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic together, we believe that it is vital to continue to support the development of promising new ideas that can have a lasting impact on the health of our global community.
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This week, we marked both National Nursing Week and International Nurses Day, the latter held on Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday. To commemorate this milestone, the World Health Organization named 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife. And, 2020 is the Centennial of McGill’s Ingram School of Nursing, celebrating 100 years of educating outstanding nurses and conducting essential research to serve our communities. It’s a remarkable convergence of events at a time when the role of Nursing and the sacrifices you are making are more profound than ever.
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