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“Gene Expression Atlases as a Tool to Understand Circadian Clocks and Skeletal Muscle Function”

News You Can Use About Ovarian Cancer (September 21, 2016)

The Carole Epstein Foundation presents a Cedars CanSupport public lecture on ovarian cancer with keynote speakers...

Canada Health Infoway Award Ceremony (September 7, 2016)

Dr. Robyn Tamblyn and several members of her lab at McGill University, the Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, have...

Funding Results published August 23, 2016

Funding Results published August 23, 2016

Bone Health Basics – Get the Facts! (August 31, 2016)

Did you know that osteoporosis affects one in three Canadian women? Join us on August 31 for a presentation with Dr. Suzanne Morin to learn the essential facts on calcium and...

Message from the Executive Director, RI-MUHC

The last nine and a half years have been a very exciting period in my life. As such, only another unique challenge could...

The RI-MUHC Immunophenotyping Platform is Launching the Imaging Flow Cytometry Service

The ImageStream X Mark II imaging flow cytometer combines the statistical power and fluorescence sensitivity of flow cytometry with the spatial resolution and quantitative...

Molecular Imaging Platform – Seminar: Super-Resolution (dSTORM and PALM) and Light Sheet Fluorescence Microscopy (August 15, 2016)

This one-hour seminar organized by the RI-MUHC Molecular Imaging Platform will introduce techniques for super-resolution and light...

RI-MUHC Project One of the Six Canadian Innovations Scaling Up to Improve Global Health

Dr Nikita Pant Pai and her team receive next-step scale-up funding from Grand Challenges Canada for their smartphone-based HIV self-test application (HIVSmart!)

MUHC expert Dr. Mark Ware appointed vice-chair of federal task force on legalization of cannabis

World-renowned pain specialist and medical cannabis researcher Dr. Mark Ware, director of clinical research at the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit of the McGill University...

Researchers discover new genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of the hip

Scientists at the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have discovered a new genetic mutation linked to osteonecrosis of the hip...

Daily dose of caffeine impairs recovery after noise-induced hearing loss

A new study by investigators at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) has discovered that daily consumption of caffeine can impair recovery...

New Laval clinic aims to expand reach of MUHC DOvEE project

The DOvEE project (Diagnosing Ovarian and Endometrial Cancer Early) of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) has opened a satellite clinic at Place des aînés de Laval.

RI-MUHC Trainee Orientation Event and Cocktail (September 9, 2016)

Are you a new trainee at the RI-MUHC? Do you want more information about the RI-MUHC and its divisions and research programs? Don’t know your way around or who to ask for help? Join us for this orientation session...

Career Half-Day for RI-MUHC trainees (September 9, 2016)

Join us for an interactive workshop in the morning given by Dr. Colin White (Boston, MA), a specialist in career consulting for the life sciences and former postdoctoral fellow.

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

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...

Dr. Robert Platt, inaugural Albert Boehringer Chair in Pharmacoepidemiology

Dr. Robert Platt, Professor in the departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine, was officially announced...

McGill University installs inaugural Chair in Pharmacoepidemiology

Dr. Robert Platt, Professor in the departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine was officially announced...

Di Xue

A senior doctoral student from China, Di Xue brings tremendous energy, creativity and humour to her work and is a dynamic presence in the lab. At the RI-MUHC since 2011, she has been working on a novel molecule, Semaphorin 4C, which...

Anouar Hafiane

Anouar Hafiane is a true “super student” according to his supervisor, Dr. Jacques Genest. With an FRQS studentship to pursue his degree in lipoprotein biochemistry, Anouar is investigating the effect of two novel peptides in modulating...