School of Medicine

School of Medicine honours Holocaust survivor who advanced leukemia treatment

On Wednesday evening, only two days after the day of commemoration for the victims of the Holocaust, Queen’s School of Medicine honoured Halina Robinson, a Holocaust survivor who went on to play a role in the discovery of Vinca alkaloids, which are used in the treatment of leukemia.

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Queen’s receives $3.7 million in funding towards cancer research

In a pair of black-gloved hands, on a stark white slide, a tumour stands in technicolor. It’s one of what’s now set to be many at Queen’s, with Thursday’s $3.7 million announcement.Continue...

Medical students talk health

The School of Medicine will be opening its doors to the public for the new Queen’s Medicine Health Talks (QMHT) group.Continue...