Alain Simard, André Ménard, André Dudemaine, Francine Lelièvre, Irwin Cotler and Yannick Nézet-Séguin will all receive honorary doctorates this fall from Université de Montréal.
It's the first francophone institution to be accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health.
He held the Philippe Pinel Chair in Legal Psychiatry and Biomedical Ethics since 1992.
A 12-member steering committee co-chaired by Claridge CEO Pierre Boivin and UdeM Rector Guy Breton will guide the process.
UdeM offers grants for international students affected by the U.S. travel ban so they can attend conferences in Europe and elsewhere
Montreal is the top city for foreign students, according to higher-education analysts QS
UdeM is concerned by how the U.S. government's move to limit the travel of citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries will affect the international university community
Microsoft, the technology giant, announces a major investment in the Montreal Institute for Learning Algorithms.
The governments of Canada and Quebec confirm their support for construction of UdeM’s new campus.
The federal government confirms its support for UdeM's new science pavilion, slated to open in late 2019