Montreal AI Start-Up a finalist for the $5M IBM Watson AI XPRIZE
Congratulations to aifred health, a start-up founded by McGill students and alumni selected as a finalist for their initiative to use AI to develop a clinical decision aid to improve the effectiveness of depression treatment.
McGill Nursing Faculty Lecturer and Neonatology Nurse Practitioner Program Coordinator Linda Morneault recently received the CIQ Merit Award, presented each year to specially nominated professionals to recognize their outstanding work in their fields.
The McGill Clinical Innovation Competition (CLIC) and the Dr. Ray Hakim Family Prize for Clinical Innovation in Health Care recognize McGill Faculty members, including learners and graduates, who conceive and develop novel ideas that aim to improve health care.
Congratulations to Dr. Bernadette Nedelec who has been elected to the American Occupational Therapy Foundation (AOTF) Academy of Research in Occupational Therapy, considered the Foundation’s highest honour.
McGill’s WWI doctors and nurses: a proud but bitter legacy
The 3rd Canadian General Hospital (McGill) was the first military hospital to be mounted and run by a Faculty of Medicine during WWI. Initiated by McGill’s Dean of Medicine Herbert Stanley Birkett, the hospital accepted its first patients on the French coast in August 1915.