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Nominate someone for a MAG Award

All are invited to participate in the nominations for the 2016 Medicine Alumni Global Awards. Submission deadline:  June 1, 2016

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Healing through art: New exhibit at the MUHC Glen site

The McGill Humanities and Arts in Medicine (McHAM) group and the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) RBC Art and Heritage Centre are holding a public art exhibition entitled “Journeys Through Healthcare” until mid-May 2016.

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Breakthrough in brain tumour research

A gene known as OSMR plays a key role in driving the growth of glioblastoma tumors, according to a new study led by lead author Arezu Jahani-Asl, Assistant Professor of Medicine at McGill and neuroscientist at the Jewish General Hospital’s Lady Davis Institute, and published in the journal Nature Neuroscience.

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McGill gets $1.65 M from NSERC for training project

A team led by McGill professor Jake Barralet, Vice Chair (Research) in the Department of Surgery at the Faculty of Medicine and scientist at RI-MUHC, will receive $1.65 M from NSERC to provide nearly 90 students with cross-disciplinary training to prepare them for high-skill jobs in the surgical devices industry.

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Promising antiviral target in search for an HIV cure shows surprising resilience

Despite requiring tweaks identified in a study led by Dr. Chen Liang, Associate Professor of Medicine at the McGill University AIDS Centre and Senior Investigator at the LDI of the JGH, CRISPR/Cas9 provides new hope toward finding a cure, not just for HIV‐1, but for many other viruses.

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Three McGill medical students receive Scarlet Key Award for Leadership

On Saturday, March 19, medical students Carl White Ulysse from the Class of 2016, Neil Verma from the Class of 2017 and Doulia Hamad from the Class of 2018 each were presented with a Scarlet Key Award for Leadership during a ceremony held by the Scarlet Key Society.

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Faculty of Medicine celebrates 2015 Maude Abbott, Haile T. Debas & Rosemary Wedderburn Brown Prize Winners

On Mar. 24, 2016, McGill’s Faculty of Medicine celebrated 2015 laureates Drs. Philippe Archambault, Amira El-Messidi & Madhukar Pai. Congratulations to the recipients!
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The MDCM undergraduate program

The MDCM curriculum entitled, Patient at Heart, Science in Hand was implemented in the fall of 2013. It is a product of five years of reflection, multi-disciplinary consultation, planning and development.

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Patient at heart, science in hand…

Welcome to the McGill Faculty of Medicine—home to a unique and diverse community of health professionals, scientists, students and staff who are committed to compassionate, evidence-based care.


McGill is one of the top medical schools in North America and enjoys an international reputation for excellence in teaching, clinical training and research.

Hip fractures after a fall can result in complications for the elderly. A team at the MUHC, led by Dr. Suzanne Morin, tackles this problem.

McGill's Dr. Phil Gold on the discovery of carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA), the first clinically-useful human tumour marker, found in 70% of cancer patients.

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