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Wanted: Leaders for a TB-free world

World TB Day, which falls on March 24th each year, is designed to raise public awareness about the devastating health, social and economic...

Tackling adherence to treatment on several fronts

Learning to become self-sufficient and responsible is part of life’s journey through the teen and young adult years. Mistakes are often...

Pushing screening of ovarian and endometrial cancers one step further

A team from the Research Institute of McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) in Montreal has joined forces with researchers at...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 9, 2018)

Trajectories of mental health and the effects of environment
Invited Speaker: ARUNIMA ROY, MBBS, PHD

Dr. Évelyne Vinet receives the CRA’s Young Investigator Award

Dr. Évelyne Vinet, a rheumatologist and an Assistant Professor in the Division of Rheumatology at McGill University’s Faculty...

CANCELLED - Pediatric Research Seminar (April 23, 2018)

Invited Speakers: LOYDIE JEROME-MAJEWSKA, PHD, Associate Professor...

Pancreatic cancer research: personalized approach brings new hope to patients

Few early detection tests, undetectable symptoms, limited treatment options and no known biomarkers that can be used to direct...

Nowrin Hoque and Jaryd Sullivan

Congratulations to two students in Dr. Behr’s lab who earned Cystic Fibrosis Canada studentships in the same competition! Nowrin Hoque previously worked in Dr. Dao Nguyen’s laboratory...

Rosalie Ponte, PhD

Studying immune privilege and persistence of HIV despite therapy, Dr. Rosalie Ponte has established two collaborations and published two articles as first author...

Jeffrey Downey

Congratulations to Jeffrey Downey, first author of an article selected for an MUHC press release! Read about this work, which involves development...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 16, 2018)

Improving Primary Care for Adolescents and Young Adults
Invited Speaker: JONATHAN KLEIN, MD, MPH

Repair & Recovery Seminar (March 13, 2018)

In vivo behavior of calcium phosphate bone graft substitutes
Speaker: Dr. Marc Bohne, Leader of the Skeletal Substitute group, RMS Foundation, Bettlach, Switzerland

PERFORM Colloquium: Art therapy as an intervention for breast cancer patients (April 4, 2018)

This presentation will focus on the findings from a qualitative inquiry set in a tertiary cancer care centre. It examines the impact of an ongoing creative arts...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 5, 2018)

Translational Control of Skeletal Muscle Stem Cell Quiescence and Self-Renewal
Invited Speaker: COLIN CRIST, PHD

Meet Annette Majnemer, PhD OT, Researcher at the RI-MUHC and McGill School of Physical & Occupational Therapy

Watch the latest video from the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy (SPOT) at McGill University to learn more...

RI-MUHC researcher Sara Ahmed among six from McGill to share $59M in new funding

Dr. Sara Ahmed from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and School of Physical and Occupational...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 19, 2018)

Patient engagement and integrated knowledge translation research: Improving care for children with arthrogryposis multiplex congenital

Meet RIPK3: Good Cop, Bad Cop, all in one

Each year, influenza kills half a million people globally with the elderly and very young most often the victims. In fact, the Centers for...

Amphitheatre of the Research Institute of the MUHC officially named after Drs. Sylvia and Richard Cruess

On February 7 colleagues, friends, and supporters joined Drs. Sylvia and Richard Cruess at a dedication ceremony to recognize...

Unusual lung structures may raise risk of pulmonary disease

The internal anatomy of our lungs is surprisingly variable, and some of those variations are associated with a greater...