Latest news from McGill on COVID-19

The McGill coronavirus page contains essential information and the latest announcements and updates to keep you up-to-date. Student financial aid Students with urgent and immediate financial concerns relating to travel, living expenses or to access remote learning (internet or equipment related), may apply to McGill’s Scholarships & Student Aid Office for In-Course Financial Aid. ThisContinue reading “Latest news from McGill on COVID-19”

Faces of Health Research: CIHR

The FMGSS is very proud to share that several of our students and student initiatives, including Vaso Rahimzadeh (Ph.D. Candidate), Nadia Souriel (PhD Candidate), and “Pizza and Politics” have been featured on the CIHR Faces of Health Research campaign! Click the link to read about all their exciting health research and progress. Congratulations to our amazing studentsContinue reading “Faces of Health Research: CIHR”

Awards won by FMGSS

Our Family Medicine Graduate Student Society (FMGSS) was recently recognized by the Post Graduate Student Society (PGSS) of McGill University, and was awarded both the “Best Post Graduate Student Association” and “Best Academic Event” for the upcoming 4th Annual Family Medicine Research Symposium. The FMGSS was honoured at the 2018 PGSS Awards Night, an event that aims to recognize students, studentContinue reading “Awards won by FMGSS”

Resources available

Department of Family Medicine 2017 orientation materials Written by Jamie DeMore, shared with permission Thesis Submission Deadlines Orientation Package 2017   Department of Family Medicine links Department of Family Medicine website Course listing Important Dates Funding options Room Booking Form – once completed send to research.fammed@mcgill.ca   Librarian Genevieve Gore, our Liaison Librarian for ourContinue reading “Resources available”

Academic activities & workshops

Next, and last, journal club is April 12 from 2-4PM in Videoconference Room 3. Email jacqueline.safieh@mail.mcgill.ca if you’re coming.   Did you know that FMGSS has arranged for a dedicated textbook reserve at the Jewish General Hospital library? Some books are physical, and all others are available online.   Nadia has extended her peer-support writing group toContinue reading “Academic activities & workshops”

Conferences

PAST EVENTS 5th Annual Family Medicine Research Division and Student Society Research Symposium 2019 The Family Medicine Research Symposium is an annual student-run event hosted by the Family Medicine Graduate Students’ Society (FMGSS). This year marks the 5th consecutive Research Symposium, which brings together faculty, students, and community members to share and discuss current advancesContinue reading “Conferences”

Graduate Student Research Symposium

The 3rd Annual Family Medicine Graduate Student Symposium (May 4th, 2017) Registration! The 3rd Annual McGill Family Medicine Research Division & Graduate Student Society Symposium will be held on May 4, 2017 at the Thompson House. The keynote address will be given by Dr. Rick Glazier, program lead at the Institute of Clinical and Evaluative Sciences in Ontario. ThroughContinue reading “Graduate Student Research Symposium”

New Community Partnership! Share the Warmth

We are excited to announce our new community partnership with Share the Warmth (STW). This new partnership will provide FMGSS graduate students with opportunities to give back to the community, both in terms of participating as a volunteer for STW fundraising events as well as providing skills-based research volunteering for STW needs assessments and evaluationContinue reading “New Community Partnership! Share the Warmth”

Anna Dion – Trudeau Scholar

 Anna Dion, PhD candidate in the Department of Family Medicine, was awarded the prestigious Trudeau Doctoral Scholarhip. Her research examines how vulnerability and marginalization intersect with the provision and receipt of perinatal care in Canada. By integrating the perspectives of marginalized women, together with those of service providers and policy and program advisors, this researchContinue reading “Anna Dion – Trudeau Scholar”