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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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! Read More
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.