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Young Canadians face heightened crash risk after consuming cannabis, new study finds

Young Canadians are more at risk of a vehicle crash even five hours after inhaling cannabis, according to results of a clinical trial...

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 22, 2018)

Eye Tracking and Pupillometry: for and with everyone, at all costs
Invited Speaker: SYLVAIN SIROIS, PHD

No-Nonsense Approach to Genetic Kidney Disease in Children

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre’s (RI-MUHC) push to treat a rare genetic disease in children...

A world first in interventional cardiology at the MUHC: a “jackhammer” to heal the heart

Calcium that builds and blocks the arteries of the heart is the sworn enemy of interventional cardiologists (doctors specialized in...

Clinical Proteomics Platform Seminar (October 23, 2018)

In collaboration with OLink, the Proteomics Platform invites you to a Seminar on Protein Biomarker Discovery and Development using OLink PEA Technology given by Dr. Narges Rashidi...

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (October 9, 2018)

Using as examples biologics and new targeted synthetics in the management of rheumatoid arthritis...

Dr Indra Gupta appointed as Interim Director of Child Health Research and Interim Associate Director of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)

After an all too brief tenure as Interim Director of Child Health Research, I am pleased to congratulate Dr Aimee Ryan, as she has become the Associate Dean...

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...