Desjardins’ donation leads to development of unique centre to prepare research trainees

June 13, 2016

The McGill University Health Centre Foundation (MUHC) celebrated the $510,000 donation that Desjardins is making to the advancement of professional training for health researchers in Quebec. In acknowledgement of this exceptional contribution, the Centre for Advanced Training of the Research Institute of the MUHC (RI-MUHC) has been named in honour of the company.  

The Desjardins Centre for Advanced Training of the RI-MUHC offers professional skills training along with career development opportunities for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows studying at the RI-MUHC.  It helps students develop a broader skillset that will better prepare them for their careers after completing their studies. Read more