McMaster University

McMaster University

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In the Media 2011

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June 2011

Qiyin Fang

A delegation from McMaster's Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine, led by by president and CEO James Hornell and Dr. David Price, chairman and associate professor of the faculty of health services, unveiled their intent to form a partnership with the Brant Community Healthcare System to set up a residency program for physicians in their first years of practice.


February 2011

Dr Robert Califf conducts a series of in-depth and personal interviews with his peers in the world of cardiology to find out what makes them tick, how they feel about the future, and what lessons they have learned during their exceptional careers.

Salim YusufFrom modest origins in the village of Kottarakara in Kerala, India, through to international recognition as a top clinical trialist, thinker, and leader in heart disease and population health, Dr Salim Yusuf's exceptional career has shaped the field of research and clinical practice for the past three decades. Learn about Dr Yusuf's early life in India, his Rhodes Scholarship and studies at Oxford, and why he expresses eternal gratitude to his early mentors, Peter Sleight and Richard Peto. In this insightful interview, Dr Yusuf talks for the first time in public about his bout with cancer, his drive to overcome life's obstacles, and the calling that led him to North America—first to the US National Institutes of Health and then to clinical research and academia at McMaster University in Hamilton, ON.

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