Health Sciences Calendar
2005 - 2006

1.8 Facilities

1.8.1 Buildings

McIntyre Medical Sciences Building

3655 Promenade Sir-William-Osler, Montreal, QC  H3G 1Y6
This 15-storey building, completed in 1965, contains the administrative offices of the Faculty of Medicine and the Health Sciences Library, the Osler Library of the History of Medicine, the Departments of Biochemistry, Social Studies of Medicine, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Physiology, the Animal Resources Centre and a number of special research units.

Strathcona Anatomy and Dentistry Building

3640 University Street, Montreal, QC  H3A 2B2
This building, opened in 1911, houses the administrative offices of the Faculty of Dentistry and the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology.

Duff Medical Sciences Building

3775 University Street, Montreal, QC  H3A 2B4
Opened for use in 1924, the building is situated on the northeast corner of University Street and Pine Avenue. It is occupied by the Biomedical Engineering Unit, the Departments of Microbiology and Immunology, and Pathology and the Sheldon Biotechnology Centre.

Research and Training Building

1033 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC  H3A 1A1
In 1943 a large building and site were donated as a basis for the development of an Institute of Psychiatry. The building was reconstructed to permit the establishment of a 50-bed unit, together with extensive research laboratories, and opened in 1944.

In 1946 the first day-hospital in the world was opened at the Institute and in 1953 a 50-bed wing was added. In 1985, another wing, housing in-patient services, psychology and occupational therapy, was added.

The Research and Training Building of the Department of Psychiatry was built by McGill University in 1963, providing an extensive and modern research facility.

McGill Genome Québec Innovation Centre

740 Doctor Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC H3A 1A4
Completed fall 2002, the six-storey structure was constructed to help meet the critical demand for modern and cross-disciplinary research space. The Centre is shared by five groups : the Montreal Genome Centre, the Montreal Proteomics Centre, the Génome Québec Expertise Centre, The Bone Research Centre and bio-business incubators.

Lady Meredith House

1110 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC  H3A 1A3
This building currently houses the Respiratory Epidemiology Unit, Experimental Medicine, and Medical Education.

Charles Meredith House

1130 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC  H3A 1A3
This elegant building, built for Charles Meredith, houses the offices and teaching rooms of Occupational Health and the Biomedical Mass Spectrometry Unit.

Purvis Hall

1020 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC  H3A 1A2
Purvis Hall is situated at the corner of Peel and Pine. The Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics occupies the entire building.

Beatty Hall

1266 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, QC  H3A 1A8
Built in 1912, this heritage building was designed by Hogle and Davis architectural firm. In 1946 it was acquired by McGill and currently houses the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders.

Davis House

3654 Promenade Sir-William-Osler, Montreal, QC  H3G 1Y5
Built in 1909 for contractor James T. Davis, this heritage building, designed by architects Edward and W.S. Maxwell, houses teaching and research facilities of the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy.

Hosmer House

3630 Promenade Sir-William-Osler, Montreal, QC  H3G 1Y5
Built in 1901, for Ogilvie Flour Mill founder Charles Hosmer, this heritage building and its coach house, designed by architect Edward Maxwell, houses teaching and research facilities of the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy.

Hosmer Annex

3541 de la Montagne, Montreal, QC
The School of Physical and Occupational Therapy occupies this building.

Hugessen House

3666 McTavish Street, Montreal, QC H3A 1Y2
The Department of Psychiatry occupies this building.

Wilson Hall

3506 University Street, Montreal, QC  H3A 2A7
The School of Nursing shares this main campus building with the School of Social Work.

3647 Peel Street, Montreal, QC H3A 1X1

This building house the Departments of Social Studies of Medicine and Biomedical Ethics.

515 and 517 Pine Street, Montreal, QC H2A 1S4

The Department of Family Medicine occupies these buildings.

Macdonald-Stewart Building

21,111 Lakeshore Rd., Ste. Anne de Bellevue, QC H9X 3V9
This building, completed in 1978, houses the administrative offices and laboratories for the School of Dietetics and Human and the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.

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