Dr Emily McDonald was appointed the Divisional Lead in Quality and Innovation within the Division of General Internal Medicine to develop and lead quality improvement and innovation projects. She will be investigating areas such as understanding the limitations of current clinical practices, improving patient experiences, patient outcomes, timeliness of care, streamlining and development of care pathways, value of care provided and laboratory or administrative processes.
Dt Thomas Maniatis, Director, MUHC Division of General Internal Medicine, has been elected to a 4-year term on the Royal College Council.
Dr Suzanne Morin, a member of the Council of Scientific Advisors of the International Osteoporosis Foundation, comments on the Canada Food Guide in La Presse! How should we meet our nutritional requirements?
See Dr Morin's advice in La Presse:
Dr Natalie Dayan, et al's article, Infertility treatment and risk of severe maternal morbidity: a propensity score--matched cohort study, recently published in the CMAJ, http://www.cmaj.ca/content/191/5/E118 has received international media coverage.
Dr Dayan has given many interviews over the last week on their findings:
The Dean, Faculty of medicine and the Vice-Dean, Academic affiars are pleased to announce the re-appointment of Dr Beth-Ann Cummings to the position of Associate Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education (UGME), Faculty of Medicine, McGill University. Dr Cummings originally took on this role in 2016. This re-appointment will extend her term to five years.
Drs Louise Pilote, Natalie Dayan, et al. Paper selected by the editors of Hypertension as a High Impact Paper Winter 2018
Congratulations to Dr Louise Pilote, Dr Natalie Dayan, et al. from Anna F. Dominiczak, MD, Editor-in-Chief, Hypertension for an outstanding contribution to Hypertension.
Dr Tagalakis co-hosted the Thrombosis Canada Annual Education Conference 2018 in Montreal on 27 October 2018.
See her interview here!
The Conference was also featured in La Press online.
Dr James Martin, Chair, Department of Medicine, McGill University and Dr Vicky Tagalakis, Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, McGill University are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Kaberi Dasgupta as Director, Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE), Research Institute of the MUHC effective 1 September 2018.
Dr Emily McDonald was honored by the YWCA of Montreal, as one of three Montreal women of distinction for their 2018 awards.
Appointment of the Program Director of McGill University's new AFC (Area of Focused Competence) in Adult Thrombosis Medicine
Dr James Martin, Chair, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Dr Susan Kahn, Director, JGH Centre of Excellence in Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Care, and Dr Vicky Tagalakis, Director, Division of General Internal Medicine, McGill University are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Maral Koolian as Program Director of McGill University’s new AFC (Area of Focused Competence) in Adult Thrombosis Medicine, effective September 1, 2018. Ad
International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH): Montréal to host major hematology conference in 2023Dr Susan Kahn, General Internal Medicine, McGill University, and Dr Marc Rodger, Hematology, University of Ottawa bring the ISTH Conference 2023 to Montreal!
Dr Kahn is the founder and director of the Centre of Excellence in Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Care at the Jewish General Hospital in Montréal. She is also a Professor in the Department of Medicine of McGill University, where she is Director of the McGill Thrombosis Fellowship.