Pediatric Research Seminar (September 11, 2017)

Deleterious genomic variants contribute to cryptogenic forms of cerebral palsy
Invited Speaker: MICHAEL C. KRUER, MD

Congratulations to Zhor Senhaji Mouhri

Congratulations to Zhor Senhaji Mouhri (supervisor: Dr. Bertrand Jean-Claude), who successfully defended her...

Eating protein three times a day could make our seniors stronger

Loss of muscle is an inevitable consequence of aging that can lead to frailty, falls or mobility problems. Eating enough protein is...

Searching for the “signature” causes of BRCAness in breast cancer

Breast cancer cells with defects in the DNA damage repair–genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 have a mutational signature...

Interview with Dr. Barry Bedell

FACE TO FACE with Dr. Barry Bedell: A multimodal vision for the SAIL Platform

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 23, 2017)

To Zika and Destroy: How to protect fetuses from Zika virus infection

Injury, Repair & Recovery Seminar (October 2, 2017)

Silk Beyond Surgical Sutures: From Biodegradable Wireless Electronics to Smart Orthopedic Devices
Invited Speaker: Benedetto Marelli, PhD

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 18, 2017)

The Importance of Involving End-Users When Designing Interactive Health Technologies

Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy’s team receives new CIHR funding for innovative HIV/AIDS research

Congratulations to Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy and his team from the Research Institute of the MUHC and McGill University on being awarded a...

Appointment of Dr. Kevin Lachapelle as Interim Director of the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning

Dr. Kevin Lachapelle has been appointed Interim Director of the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University...

Cancer Frontier Lecture Series (October 12, 2017)

Theme: Liquid Biopsies
Distinguished Guest Speaker: Prof. Klaus Pantel
Director, Institute of Tumor Biology

Recent Technological Advances in Microbiome and Tissue Analysis (September 12, 2017)

The main focus for this conference will be on the analyses of microorganisms and human tissue samples with modern...

Joint Summer Student Research Day: A new part of the summer culture

For students eager to spend a few months in a leading research laboratory and conduct a hands-on project, summer is the time to try it...

Research trainee Jenna Wong uses big data to answer big questions about health

Few doctoral students get to see one of their research papers covered by dozens of media outlets. However, when epidemiology student...

MUHC study calls for action to help adolescents with diabetes transition to adult care

Adolescence can be a turbulent period of life, with struggles to establish autonomy, identity issues and risk-taking behaviours...

Not your average textbook learning

The MUHC is proud to support the future generation of scientists and health professionals. That's why the Desjardins Centre...

Congratulations to Drs Bin Yu and Adel Schwertani

Congratulations to Drs Bin Yu and Adel Schwertani for a recent publication in the prestigious Journal of the American College of Cardiology (JACC)...

Mobile apps offer creative strategies to prevent and treat Hepatitis C virus at scale

Dr. Nitika Pant Pai, a clinician-scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and Associate Professor...

New MUHC study calls for targeted screening of high-risk healthcare workers for tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (TB) is a recognized hazard for healthcare workers, but the annual screening strategy currently in place in Canada...

Dr. Stefanie Blain-Moraes named among the world’s top young scientists by WEF

Dr. Stefanie Blain-Moraes is one of three McGill academics recently named among the planet’s top scientists under the age of 40 by...