MI4 is working to solve humanity’s deadliest puzzles

By Kate Shingler A team of leading Montreal-area researchers are sounding the alarm, warning us that we, as a society, are facing an apocalypse. It’s not the kind we would expect or see featured in the latest summer blockbuster. Ours comes in the form of a sick...

Dr. Gfeller discusses 1st year as MUHC CEO

This month, President and Executive Director of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Dr. Pierre Gfeller marks his first year on the job. Kate Shingler sat down with him to discuss the milestone and what’s next. A family physician by training, Dr. Gfeller...

Dr. Lucy Gilbert brings hope to patients

Marie-France Angers savours the small things that perhaps only those who have been really sick, and staring down death can truly appreciate. She enjoys spending time in nature, and walking through the woods at her condo north of the city in the Laurentians. She plans...

Comfort Cart supports patients

Four years ago, Jean Gordon was unexpectedly admitted to the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) to undergo heart surgery. She didn’t have any toiletries or supplies for basic needs during her stay. Through this experience, she saw first-hand the value and...

Family running to raise funds for leukemia

It would be an understatement to say that life has been challenging for Geneviève Dubé these last few years. The mother of twin teenage boys lost her husband Michel Lessard to leukemia last June. One of her sons had a serious accident several months earlier, requiring...