Bridging the gap between medicine and engineering: Adi Mithani’s pathway to a dual MDCM/MEng degree

Pursuing a medical degree and a Master of Engineering (MEng) simultaneously might sound daunting to many. However, that’s exactly what Adi Mithani, a...
November 24, 2022

“You have to think big”: The development of McGill medical teaching in Outaouais

In fall 1987, Dr. Bill Davis, Chair of the Department of Family Medicine at the time, accompanied by Dr. Liliane Laporte, then Director...
November 10, 2022

BME: The early years

In 1966, John Milsum, PhD, founded the BioMedical Engineering Unit (BMEU), which went on to become our Department of Biomedical Engineering. I had...
November 25, 2022

Student-led movie night raises $13,000 for pediatric cancer

The Pediatric Cancer Fundraiser Committee put on its third ‘Night at the Stadium’ fundraiser, in support of the Montreal Children Hospital’s (MCH) Department...
November 25, 2022

2022 Principal’s Award for Staff: Anaik Fortier

“Throughout, Anaik demonstrated her service-mindedness and team focus, ability to listen and find solutions, and enthusiasm to learn and take on new tasks...
November 10, 2022

Indigenous Scarf Ceremony celebrates resilience, community and gratitude

Forty-three Indigenous graduates receive specially designed scarves celebrating their success On October 25, as part of Fall 2022 Convocation, McGill conferred ceremonial scarves...
November 10, 2022

McGill undergrads place in the top ten in worldwide synthetic biology competition

A group of 10 outstanding McGill undergraduates has placed in the top 10 in this year’s worldwide iGEM synthetic biology competition in Paris,...
November 10, 2022

McGill’s latest football hero: How Harmine Christina Léo balanced medical residency with playing for Team Canada

From hockey and track and field to college basketball and soccer, Harmine Christina Léo, MD, PGY-3, has played most sports that one can...
November 8, 2022

Fall Convocation 2022: The day in photos

On October 26, the Fall Convocation ceremony celebrated the incredible achievements of graduates from across the six Schools of the Faculty, including those...
October 28, 2022

An inside look at the McGill Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management: Dr. Mohamed Badawy

In 2021, McGill Desautels launched its Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management in collaboration with the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, a unique...
October 27, 2022

Developing CanMEDS Leader Role resources: A Q&A with Dr. Saleem Razack

A Royal College working group has developed a suite of resources that support the CanMEDS Leadership Role. Two of the suite’s four modules are...
October 27, 2022

Creating a brighter future

Med student Genevieve Mylocopos finds time for diverse community work to build a world she wants to see Genevieve Mylocopos always knew she...
October 27, 2022

McGill launches professional biomedical engineering master’s program

The Department of Biomedical Engineering, in McGill University’s School of Biomedical Sciences, recently launched an intensive, one-year, 45-credit professional training program that provides...
October 21, 2022

Reflections on Teaching in Honour of World Teachers’ Day

In honour of World Teachers' Day, four of the Ingram School of Nursing's faculty discuss the rewards, challenges and misconceptions about teaching. World...
October 13, 2022