Drivers of foreign policy in India

Published March 01, 2012 | No responses yet
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Last week was McGill’s reading break, though to be quite frank, I got less reading done than catching up on Bollywood (for uh… educational purposes?). So with India in mind, this evening I attended a talk by Dr. David Malone, a renowned diplomat, international security scholar and the current president of IDRC. He was previously
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Marzieh Ghiasi

Wilder Penfield and the Rise of Modern Neurosurgery

Published April 28, 2011 | No responses yet
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“Neurologists should push their investigation into the neurologic mechanism associated with consciousness and should inquire closely into the localization of that mechanism without apology… To make such an inquiry is to ask a very old question, as is shown by the following quotation from the Book of Job: Surely there is a vein for the
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Marzieh Ghiasi

Maude Abbott and the Holmes Heart

Published March 18, 2011 | One response so far
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Today is the 142nd birthday of an amazing Canadian researcher and physician– Dr. Maude Abbott. It’s hard to sum up in a few words just how awesome this lady was. Briefly, she was orphaned as a child and was raised by her grandmother. After graduating high school, she joined one of the first groups of
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Marzieh Ghiasi