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PRAIDA: Typical steps for someone who requests refugee status in Canada through Quebec

03 / 03 / 2017

  Current situation Recent reports indicate that greater numbers of people have been trying to claim asylum in Canada by crossing the border with the United States in locations other than the Customs clearance area. Nevertheless, the increase in cl...

User experience: meet Ioana Gandrabur

21 / 02 / 2017

The User experience is more than just meeting our clients’ needs. It’s about creating a human connection. We strive to make a difference with each of our users. Meet Ioana Gandrabur, an international award winning recording artist, who is also blind.&nb...

McGill Health Network - update

16 / 02 / 2017

To all members of staff: In an email that was sent to you last week, I shared my vision for the creation of a McGill Health Network. Today (February 16) that document was the subject of an article in the Gazette. Since certain elements of the article req...

Study concludes that androgen deprivation therapy is not associated with increased risk of Alzheimer disease in patients with prostate cancer

26 / 01 / 2017

Press Release Researchers at the Lady Davis Institute have concluded that methodological issues were responsible for an earlier study’s controversial finding that a common treatment for late stage prostate cancer was associated with Alzheimer disease and...

Number of people with Alzheimer’s disease world-wide will double between 2030 and 2050

26 / 01 / 2017

Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month Press Release Montreal, January 26, 2017– Research to fight Alzheimer’s disease is continuing relentlessly in the hope that an effective treatment will be found to help the 110,000 people affected in Quebec. “Detectin...

The fight against tobacco addiction continues: Free services pay off for everyone

17 / 01 / 2017

National Non-Smoking Week 2017 Press Release Montreal, January 17, 2017– It takes only ten seconds for nicotine to reach the brain, says Mathilde Renaud as a reminder in connection with the 2016-2017 public information campaign, which the Ministry of He...

Quebec’s first teleconferencing program for pulmonary rehabilitation now available in regional hospitals

16 / 01 / 2017

Initiative of Mount Sinai Hospital in Montreal Press Release Montreal, January 16, 2017 – Mount Sinai Hospital has officially launched its teleconferencing program for pulmonary rehabilitation, using Quebec’s secured telemedicine system. As a resul...

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