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Scientists with bold ideas making big impact

An estimated 1 million cases of tuberculosis (TB) disease occur in children in any given year, killing as many as 210,000 – a staggering...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 15, 2018)

Beyond de-repression: post-mitotic regulation of corticol specification
Invited Speaker: ANGELO IULIANELLA, PHD

Injury, Repair & Recovery Workshop (December 14, 2017)

How to exceed expectations in your short talks
Advisor: Kashif Khan, 3MT awardee

Dr. Donald Sheppard is the Royal College’s Mentor of the Year for Region 4

Earlier this fall, Dr. Donald Sheppard, Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University’s Faculty...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 8, 2018)

Improving Outcomes of Very Preterm Infants: What Matters?
Invited Speaker: MARC BELTEMPO, MD, MHA

Unprecedented Canada-wide movement to improve pediatric cancer treatment

In Canada, cancer remains the leading cause of illness-related death in children. In an effort to accelerate research breakthroughs...

Breastfed babies are less likely to have eczema

Babies whose mothers had received support to breastfeed exclusively for a sustained period from birth have a 54% lower risk of eczema at...

Director of McGill Global Health Programs appointed Adjunct Professor at the Indian Council of Medical Research

Dr. Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs (GHP) and a scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, has been appointed...

“Neuromyths I: Don't Believe Everything You Hear”: A public lecture in context of the Convergence, Perceptions of Neuroscience project (November 24, 2017)

Chloe Soutar is a PhD candidate working in Dr. Hans Dringenberg’s lab at the Centre for Neuroscience Studies at Queen’s University...

Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan receives the 2017 F. Estelle R. Simons Award for Research

Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan, Assistant Professor (Clinical) of Pediatrics, associate member, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatics and...

Celebrating a century of genius

Dr. Phil Gold is among 100 luminaries from around the world selected to contribute their vision to the Canadian Friends of...

Honours and awards published November 17, 2017

Honours and awards published November 17, 2017

Preventing autism by treating inflammation during pregnancy

Congratulations to doctoral student Marie-Julie Allard (supervisor: Dr. Guillaume Sébire), whose work on...

Justin Drager, MD

During his residency in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Justin Drager completed his M.Sc. examining the use of hypoxia mimicking agents for bone tissue engineering...

Pregnancy-related conditions taken together leave moms and dads at risk

Research has already shown that women who develop either diabetes or high blood pressure during pregnancy are at risk of getting...

Matthias Friedrich elected President of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Dr. Matthias Friedrich, a researcher in the Cardiovascular Health across the Lifespan Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), has been elected...

We need to invest in young researchers for the sake of equity

Dr. John Bergeron, Emeritus Robert Reford Chair in the Department of Medicine at McGill University, provides commentary on...

Pediatric Research Seminar (December 11, 2017)

Oxidative Stress and Male Germ Cells: Friend and Foe
Invited Speaker: CRISTIAN O’FLAHERTY, DVM, PHD

More than a research hospital, a hospital driven by research

MUHC among the top 3 on the list of Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals: Kudos to RI-MUHC researchers! For the second year in a row...