Encouraging innovation to make a difference in people’s lives
From an initial 41 submissions for the Hakim Family Prize for Clinical Innovation in Health Care and the McGill Clinical Innovation Competition, five finalists were selected, with the winner to be decided during an event on May 22.
The Faculty of Medicine welcomed Harvard Professor Paul Farmer, co-founder of Partners in Health, who was in town to deliver inaugural Victor Dzau and Ruth Cooper-Dzau Distinguished Lecture in Global and Population Health.
May is Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Month. Close cooperation between The Neuro's basic scientists and clinical physicians enables them to translate research into patient therapies efficiently, with 50 staff members involved in laboratory and clinical studies related to MS.