Live 2019

Students from diverse disciplines are working together to launch the inaugural Rare Disease Interdepartmental Science Case Competition (RISC Competition) with a Meet and Greet on Thursday, September 19, to share details of the competition with interested students. The competition is for undergraduate students in their second or third year from across the Life Sciences programs including Physiology, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, and Anatomy and Cell Biology.
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Live 2019

For one special night this past June, Percival Molson Stadium was abuzz with movie fans rather than its usual audience of football fans. Over 350 people attended a Night at the Stadium, in support of the Montreal Children Hospital’s oncology department. The event raised over $14,000 in support of children dealing with pediatric cancer, thanks in large part to the generous donations and support from charitable sponsors and event attendees.
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Live 2019

At McGill, a select group of students has been accepted into the MDCM-PhD Program. They are training to be physician-scientists dedicated to research and patient care. Meet Guido Ivan Guberman, who is completing the PhD portion of the eight-year MDCM-PhD Program. His research focuses on children with concussions.
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Live 2019

Fresh off the heels of their 2019 McGill Interprofessionalism Research Symposium on March 20, the McGill Association of Students in Healthcare are already planning for next academic year. The 2019 symposium saw students from a range of disciplines present posters and oral presentations along with a panel discussion about mental health.
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Live 2019

Recent MDCM graduate Dr. Philippe-Antoine Bilodeau and recent nursing graduate Cassandra Veilleux are among those highlighted by McGill en français, promoting our francophone graduates.
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Live 2019

When Salima Ramdani was still in high school she came to McGill for a few days to get an idea of what health professionals do. “The camp changed my future,” she says. “I learned about the different health programs and exchanged ideas with counsellors. Seeing a diverse volunteer team, I could picture myself here.” Today she is a medical student at McGill, where she makes time in her busy schedule to inspire the next generation of students.
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Live 2019

During McGill’s Health Sciences Convocation, held earlier this week, in addition to receiving their diplomas, a number of graduating students from across the Faculty of Medicine were recognized with awards, including the 18 MDCM graduates named to the Dean’s Honour List. Following the ceremony, several of the MDCM graduates spoke with us to reflect on their experience with McGill’s MDCM program, and offering advice to future generations that will follow.
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Live 2019

For the past few years, groups of McGill medical students have come together to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer in Canada. On June 1, 2019, this year’s committee will host Night at the Stadium, an outdoor movie night at Percival Molson Memorial Stadium, home to the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes.
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Live 2019

Launched in 2017 by a group of McGill medical students, the Community Health and Social Medicine Incubator (CHASM) provides funding of up to $1000, mentorship and a curriculum for student-led initiatives that work to address the unique health needs of historically marginalized populations in Montreal.
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Live 2019

Graduate students in different disciplines at McGill have recently been involved in a wide range of outreach activities – including podcasts, pub presentations and YouTube films – aimed at giving the general public a deeper understanding of the world of scientific research.
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