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Recognizing children’s voices: nursing professor and researcher Franco Carnevale on his experiences as an RN and childhood ethicist

Child health is a major area of focus for many faculty members and researchers at McGill’s Ingram School of Nursing. Among them is...

Symposium 2019 - Unraveling Complexity of the Exosomal Proteome (January 22, 2019)

Exosomes - cell and tissue derived vesicles - are an excellent source of biological material for proteomic studies especially when...

Heart & Stroke honours RI-MUHC researcher

On November 14, the Heart and Stroke Foundation honoured three researchers – including two McGill faculty members – with an award...

Dr. Gerald M. Fried elected Chair of the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons

Dr. Gerald M. Fried, an investigator at the Research Institute of the McGIll University Health Centre, was recently elected Chair of...

Global resource helps to inform understanding of cancer risk

McGill University has helped develop a global resource that includes data on thousands of inherited variants in the BRCA1 and...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 21, 2019)

Neurodevelopmental disorders caused by mutations in epigenetic regulators, with a focus on the chromatin remodeler CHD3
Invited Speaker: PHILIPPE CAMPEAU, MD, FCCMG

"Emergence of Health Research as a Data Science". The Henry G. Friesen Annual Lecture in Health Research (January 24, 2019)

Speaker: Dr. David Naylor, OC, MD, DPhil, FRCPC, FRSC, FCAHS. 2018 Henry G. Friesen International Prize Winner in Health Research. Emeritus President, University of Toronto.

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 28, 2019)

Genes and mechanism of androgenetic hydatidiform moles: an answer to a 40-year old question
Invited Speaker: RIMA SLIM, PHD

2019 Black Box Neuroscience and Arts Talk – Biomusic (January 11, 2019)

At the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) Glen Site, Drs Sylvia & Richard Cruess Amphitheatre, ES1.1129...

Québec Science magazine honours a team from the RI-MUHC!

Recent work by McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) gyneco-oncologists, Drs. Lucy Gilbert, Xing Zeng and Kris Jardon, along with...

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - CHILD/ADULT Seminar (January 23, 2019)

Sleep-disordered breathing during pregnancy and subsequent impact on childhood health outcomes
Presenters: Sushmita Pamidi, MD, M.Sc. and Evelyn Constantin, MD, M.Sc.

Suboptimal, inconsistent treatment for anaphylaxis due to unknown cause

A new Canadian study, led by a team at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), is shedding light on...

RI-MUHC researcher weighs in on unnecessary diagnostic imaging for young children

How can parents reach an informed decision on whether medical imaging is necessary for their young children, particularly tests that...

Wound care revolution: Put away your rulers and reach for your phone

Monitoring a wound is critical, especially in diabetic patients, whose lack of sensation due to nerve damage can lead to infection of a lesion...

Innovative biosensor technology reveals secrets of how drugs work

What if we could take advantage of a drug’s benefit without side effects? Stéphane Laporte, PhD is conducting research in his laboratory at the Glen...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 14, 2019)

Non-invasive bedside monitoring of cerebral blood flow and metabolism in the neonate
Invited Speaker: MATHIEU DESHAES, PHD

RI-MUHC scientist receives Terry Fox funding to study metastatic sarcomas

As Terry Fox approached the city of Thunder Bay in Ontario on Sept. 1, 1980, a strange pain took hold of his chest. The 22-year-old had been...

How does cancer spread?

How does cancer spread? While studying human brain tumour cells, a team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University...

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (January 8, 2019)

The presentation will summarize research and infrastructure efforts by the Department of Radiology in the application of Search, Natural Language Processing, and AI/Deep Learning...

Another Medical Cold Case Cracked by the MUHC’s ‘Dr. House’

A team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) led by Dr. Donald Vinh, the RI-MUHC’s so-called...

Research in Bone Healing: Basic Science to Clinical Examples (November 1, 2018)

Speaker: Dr. Peter Giannoudis, BSc, MD, FACS, FRCS
Chair, Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Leeds, Editor in Chief, Injury Journal

The 2018 RI-MUHC Annual Report is online!

We invite you to view the online version of the 2018 Annual Report of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)...

Celebrating the life of Dr. Margaret Becklake, a pioneer in clinical epidemiology and health outcomes research

We are all saddened by the passing of Dr. Margaret Becklake on October 17, 2018. Recognized globally for her work in respiratory medicine...

Can a smart app encourage HIV-self testing in Canada?

HIV self-testing strategies have been recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) since 2016, as they empower people to find out...