McGill, RI-MUHC receive $500K for collaborative projects

August 20, 2018

The Government of Quebec has awarded $500K in funding to McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre to support the completion of two international research and innovation projects. One project will examine the pharmaceutical properties of cannabidiol, while the second project will focus on developing a new treatment for glioblastoma. “It is with great enthusiasm that our government supports the success of these international research projects, which demonstrate the active mobilization and consultation of stakeholders in our education, research and innovation sectors,” said QC Higher Education Minister Hélène David. “Quebec is rich in the expertise it has developed and is undeniably distinguished by the immense capacity of Quebec researchers to innovate.” McGill