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Dr. Kaberi Dasgupta appointed as Director of the Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE)

After many distinguished years of leadership, Dr. Michael Kramer has stepped down as Director of the Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE). He has been...

New means to fight 'un-killable' bacteria in healthcare settings

Scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have identified new means of fighting drug-tolerant...

Honours and awards published September 18, 2018

Honours and awards published September 18, 2018

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - CHILD/ADULT Seminar (September 26, 2018)

An e-health intervention designed to improve transition of care outcomes will be presented. The process for design and implementation will be reviewed...

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 24, 2018)

The Peroxisome Biogenesis Disorders: Challenges for Therapy
Invited Speaker: NANCY BRAVERMAN, MD, MSc

The 4th International Drug Discovery and Development Forum (October 22-24, 2018)

Theme: New trends in drug discovery: Small-molecules approaches to immunotherapy and drug conjugates

Life-saving epinephrine underused during anaphylaxis outside of hospital, study finds

Fewer than half of adults and children experiencing food-induced anaphylaxis use their epinephrine autoinjector (EAI) before being...

Platform Expo (October 4, 2018)

The RI-MUHC Trainee Committee and CTB Technology Platforms invite you to attend the Platform Expo on October 4, 2018...

It’s au revoir, not goodbye, to the RI-MUHC summer students

They may be Montreal high school students, international medical residents, or students at any level in between. Their summer research...

Preterm birth: The "Nodal" gene under the microscope

Preterm birth is a major global public health problem. Every year, 15 million babies are born prematurely and many will suffer from...

Eva Kaufmann, PhD

Eva Kaufmann is the winner of the August 2018 Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award from the Fonds de recherche du Québec-Santé. She is the lead author on a study...

The Government of Quebec Grants $500,000 to McGill University and RI-MUHC to Support Two Collaborative Projects

The Government of Québec has awarded a total of $500,000 in funding to the McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill...

Engaging the Public Where They Live: Lessons for Better Science Communication from Media Personalities and Strategists

A student-run non-profit that works to foster the student voice in science policy and evidence-informed policy-making in Canada, last year the...

Pediatric Research Seminar (December 17, 2018)

New mouse models and development of a molecular therapy for Hirschprung Disease
Invited Speaker: NICOLAS PILON, PHD

Aimee Ryan appointed Associate Dean, Biomedical B.Sc., Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs

Aimee Ryan, PhD, has been appointed to the position of Associate Dean, Biomedical B.Sc., Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs, in the Faculty of Medicine at...

Amrita Daftary, Faiz Ahmad Khan and Maziar Divangahi appointed Associate Directors of the McGill International TB Centre

Congratulations to Amrita Daftary, PhD, Faiz Ahmad Khan, MD, MPH, and Maziar Divangahi, PhD, the newly appointed associate directors of the McGill International...

Dr. Madhukar Pai appointed Director of the McGill International TB Centre

Congratulations to Dr. Madhukar Pai, who has been appointed Director of the McGill International TB Centre. Dr. Pai is a member of the Infectious Diseases and Immunity...

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 17, 2018)

Optimization of paediatric pain assessment in the clinical setting using quantitative neurophysiological measures to avoid chronic post-surgical pain
Invited Speaker: CATHERINE E. FERLAND, PHD

Thinking beyond the barriers of our workspace: A lectern for the BRaIN Program

How does a lectern become a multidisciplinary work of art that all but speaks for itself? Everything evolving from the Convergence...

Angela Filipe, PhD

Angela Filipe is the winner of the July 2018 Relève étoile Paul-Gérin-Lajoie from the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Societé et culture...