Université de Montréal

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Name: Université de Montréal
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Queen's professor receives prestigious national grant

2014-08-27By Anne Craig , Communications OfficerQueen’s University international security expert Stéfanie von Hlatky (Political Studies) has received a grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), one of only three professors ... [Published Queen's University - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

MEAN GIRLS. DISTRACTED BOYS : Canadian Researchers Explain the Challenge of Teaching Gen Z

- The young people heading back to school next week - from kindergartners to university frosh - represent a new generation that will be more educated, connected and sophisticated than any that has come before. Here is a brief list of CFI-funded researchers ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: Canada, Teaching, Education
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

New chairman of the IRIC board of directors

The Executive Committee of the Université de Montréal, at its last session, appointed Robert Tessier to the position of Chairman of the Board of the Institute for Re in Immunology and Cancer at the Université de Montréal (IRIC), with a three-year mandate. ... [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Allô Montréal , a guide created by and for students

HEC Montréal students come up with all kinds of good ideas! For instance, the Allô Montréal guide created by trilingual BBA student Lucas Pueyo, with the support of the HEC Montréal student association (AEHEC) and the help of fellow students Antoine Bourg, ... [Published Noodls - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Nestin downregulation in rat vascular smooth muscle cells represents an early marker of vascular disease in experimental type I diabetes

1 Department of Biomedical Sciences, Université de Montréal, and Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada2 Departement of Physiology, Université de Montréal and Research Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Montreal, QC, Canada3 Research ... [Published Cardiovascular Diabetology - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Patent Issued for Rhodamine Derivatives for Photodynamic Diagnosis and Treatment

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Life Science Weekly -- Universite de Montreal (Montreal, Quebec, CA) has been issued patent number 8802082, according to news reporting originating out of Alexandria, Virginia, by NewsRx editors (see also Universite ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Michel Bouvier at the helm of IRIC

Professor Michel Bouvier is becoming the new chief executive officer of the , with a four-year mandate. The appointment was made by the executive committee of the University at its last session."IRIC is a jewel on our campus, one where reers and students ... [Published Noodls - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Study on Ontario First Nations nutrition notes dietary shortcomings and favours traditional foods

The "The results provide a snapshot on the important linkage between healthy environment and wellbeing among First Nations in Ontario. All the participating communities found the results useful for planning their environment and public health policies ... [Published Noodls - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

This amazing new 3D sketching system could revolutionise design

Today, at the SIGGRAPH 2014 conference in Vancouver, researchers from the University of Montreal will unveil a new sketching system that blows previous innovations in 3D design out of the water.It’s called Hyve-3D , which is short for Hybrid Virtual Environment ... [Published Shiny Shiny - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

EBSI-SIS Doctoral Symposium - call for SIS PhD & Master's student participation. Deadline: Aug 22

News and EventsThe doctoral students of the Université de Montréal School of Information Science invite you to participate in the 8th EBSI-SIS Doctoral Symposium. You have until August 22, 2014 to submit a summary of your talk, a summary of the poster ... [Published McGill University - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking barriers between Cree patients and non-aboriginal doctors

A new partnership between the CSSS des Premières Nations du Québec et Labrador, Native friendship centres and Quebec medical schools is allowing medical students from McGill and Université de Montréal to live and work in Native communities across the ... [Published McGill University - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Plasticity in the Human Speech Motor System Drives Changes in Speech Perception

1 , 2 , Amélie Rochet-Capellan 3 , Emily Neufeld 1 , Douglas M. Shiller 4 , 5 , 6 , and David J. Ostry 1 , 7 1 Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montréal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1B1, 2 Institute of Neurology, University College London, London, ... [Published Journal of Neuroscience - Jul 30 2014]

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...von Hlatky, pointing to recent events in Papua New Guinea, South Africa and Tanzania. "Given Canada's involvement in the mining sector, this project will focus on the extractive industries as a test case and will help community-level stakeholders and the private sector to anticipate and manage security problems everywhere they operate." The re project identifies four objectives:
"Robert Tessier's commitment to the cause of teaching and scientific re is remarkable," stated Université de Montréal chancellor Louise Roy. "The Université de Montréal and its Institute for Re in Immunology and Cancer are privileged to be able to rely on partners who believe, as he does, in the transformative power of knowledge."
..."When I arrived in Montreal in 2012," says Lucas, "I couldn't find a comprehensive guide for Montreal in particular. So I came up with the idea of creating Allô Montréal to allow students to make the most of the city more easily."
...As Vision Vancouver's Kerry Jang recently told the Georgia Straight, "He really trained a generation of us to look at homelessness as a health issue from the get-go--and taking the politics right out of it." Jack Layton reaches down to touch a homeless man after giving him some change on Elgin St...

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Queen's professor receives prestigious national... [Published Queen's University - 19 hours ago]
Queen's professor receives prestigious national... [Published Noodls - 20 hours ago]
New chairman of the IRIC board of directors [Published Noodls - Aug 25 2014]
MEAN GIRLS. DISTRACTED BOYS : Canadian Research... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 25 2014]
Allô Montréal , a guide created by and for stud... [Published Noodls - Aug 23 2014]
11 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About Jack... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Aug 22 2014]
Mark your calendar: Circuit Index-Design Montré... [Published Canadian Interiors - Aug 22 2014]
Targeted Brain Training May Help You Multitask ... [Published BioSpace - Aug 21 2014]
La Caisse announces the appointment of Édouard ... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Aug 21 2014]
Nestin downregulation in rat vascular smooth mu... [Published Cardiovascular Diabetology - Aug 21 2014]
Patent Issued for Rhodamine Derivatives for Pho... [Published Wall Street Business Network - Aug 21 2014]
Patent Issued for Rhodamine Derivatives for Pho... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 21 2014]
OSM Soloists – August 30, Montreal Botanical Ga... [Published Montrealer - Aug 20 2014]
Next generation sequencing shakes up genotype/p... [Published Noodls - Aug 20 2014]
CQDM and OCE Co-Fund a Promising Research Colla... [Published FinanzNachrichten.de - Aug 19 2014]
Michel Bouvier at the helm of IRIC [Published Noodls - Aug 18 2014]
Stress: The influence of sex and gender [Published Noodls - Aug 18 2014]
Study on Ontario First Nations nutrition notes ... [Published Noodls - Aug 18 2014]
Assembly of First Nations Announces Release of ... [Published Canada NewsWire - Aug 18 2014]
Canada is good at inventing, not so good at sel... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 18 2014]
Illumination simulator snapped up by Hollywood [Published OPTICS.ORG - Aug 14 2014]
The powers of autistic perception [Published Canadians for Health Research - Aug 14 2014]
Overhaul of our understanding of why autism pot... [Published EurekAlert! - Aug 12 2014]
Majority of Quebec Children Placed in Out-of-Ho... [Published Newswise - Aug 12 2014]
Future Earth coming to Montreal [Published McGill University - Aug 11 2014]
This amazing new 3D sketching system could revo... [Published Shiny Shiny - Aug 11 2014]
Optimising adherence and QoL in metastatic NSCLC [Published Hospital Pharmacy Europe - Aug 08 2014]
Breaking barriers between Cree patients and non... [Published McGill University - Aug 07 2014]
EBSI-SIS Doctoral Symposium - call for SIS PhD ... [Published McGill University - Aug 07 2014]
Broad spectrum of Quebecers declare support for... [Published Canadian Jewish News - Aug 07 2014]
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Yakov M. Rabkin: Israeli Jews can criticize Isr... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 30 2014]
Even as the war in Gaza continues, Israeli attitudes about the murder of three Jewish teenagers in June, which helped spark the conflict, vary widely. Some blame the spread of settlements and their promoters, arguing that Palestinians have endured many ...
Celine Cooper: Harper Conservatives don’t have ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 14 2014]
Listen closely. Yes, even in these lazy days of summer, you can hear the countdown to the 2015 federal election starting to tick. Vote-rich Quebec, where three more seats are being added to the province’s existing 75 as a result of electoral redistribution, ...
GU Piscium b: Tuning Up our Imaging [Published Centauri Dreams - May 19 2014]
How do you go about characterizing a directly imaged planet around another star? In the absence of a transit, one way is to apply theoretical models of planetary formation and evolution to the light spectrum you’re working with. When a team of researchers ...
Astronomers find odd gas giant exoplanet travel... [Published EarthSky - May 15 2014]
View larger. Artist’s view of the planet GU Psc b and its star GU Psc. Credit: Copyright Lucas Granito A gas giant has been added to the short list of exoplanets discovered through direct imaging. It is located around GU Psc, a star three times ...
Meet the disgruntled economist Philippe Couilla... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 09 2014]
Freshly elected with a solid majority, the new Liberal premier declared that Quebec’s bloated public sector needed to be overhauled from top to bottom: “The changes we propose are necessary. They will require choices, sometimes difficult, that will solidify ...
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Elekta announces strategic partnership with the... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - May 07 2014]
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