Sidney Leggett honoured with alumni award for role in creating Indigenous health course 

The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS) was well represented at this year’s McGill Alumni Association (MAA) Honour & Awards Celebration, which...
June 6, 2024

New policy clarifies expectations for those applying for McGill designated Indigenous positions

Interview with the chair of the working group behind the first iteration of the guiding document McGill has a new policy to support...
May 30, 2024

Scarf Ceremony celebrates newest First Nations, Inuit and Métis graduates

"Each of you is carrying forward a rich legacy of Indigenous student success at McGill"   Spring convocation season got off to a...
June 6, 2024

McGill Neuroscience PhD student Isabel Sarty Science joins science fair fun in Kahnawà:ke

Science Outreach students team up with Kahnawà:ke schools for mentor clubs and science fair judging Every year in Kahnawà:ke, a Kanien:keha’ka community on...
May 30, 2024

SPOT postdoc Manisha Pahwa wins CIHR early career award  

Pahwa’s community-engaged research aims to inform the development of equitable breast cancer screening for Canadians of South Asian origin    Congratulations to Manisha Pahwa,...
May 17, 2024

Nada Jabado named 2024 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Laureate for North America 

Prestigious award honours McGill and RI-MUHC pioneer in the field of pediatric brain tumours   McGill Professor and Canada Research Chair in Pediatric Oncology,...
May 17, 2024

STEM outreach trip to Chisasibi

FMHS profs and grad students joined Branches –  McGill’s Community Outreach Program – for a week delivering STEM workshops in the Cree Nation...
May 9, 2024

Pride and joy on display at Black Grad Gala

Ceremony’s 6th edition celebrates the achievements of the Class of 2024 May 1 was a day of celebration for members of the Black...
May 8, 2024

In conversation with Yasmine Elmi, Black Grad valedictorian

"As a new student to McGill, I urge you to take every opportunity to expand your social circle, step outside your comfort zone,...
May 8, 2024

Celebrating Indigenous Nurses Day

Meaningful gathering celebrating Indigenous Nurses Day brings together Indigenous nurses at various stages of their careers. On April 10th, Indigenous nurses and nursing...
May 6, 2024

Divisive diagnosis raised in George Floyd case under scrutiny

‘Excited delirium’ perpetuates racial stereotypes, justifies police brutality, McGill University study finds A movement to discredit a controversial medical diagnosis is being bolstered...
April 25, 2024

Award winning Indigenous author Billy-Ray Belcourt shares experiences with healthcare system

On March 26, 2024, the Indigenous Health Professions Program (IHPP) and the Department of Family Medicine invited McGill’s 2024 Indigenous Studies and Community...
April 25, 2024

Verses of unity: Echoes through poetry and art

Event featuring poetry readings and a display of rock art showcases the collaboration between members of the Black community and the Ingram School...
April 25, 2024

A study in advocacy 

When it comes to improving the health of Indigenous people, McCall MacBain Scholar, Class of 2026 medical student and recipient of the 2023...
April 11, 2024