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Canadian researchers on promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target

A team of scientists from the RI-MUHC recently identified a target to “tone down” the hyperactive immunity to influenza infection

Four RI-MUHC grad students land top federal funding: Matthew Dankner, Kashif Khan, Anastasios Maniakas and Yifan Wang

Four graduate students from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) are among the 16 from McGill to win 2019 Vanier Scholarships.

Dr. Donald Sheppard honoured at the McGill Alumni Association’s annual Honours and Awards banquet

The David Johnston Faculty & Staff Award recognizes his leadership in research efforts to tackle grand challenges in infections and immunity

IDIGH Program/CR-HMR Joint Seminar (June 12, 2019)

Development and clinical trial of an attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccine
Speaker: Jorge Kalil, MD, PhD, FRPC, Dr.h.c

Widespread off-label use of epilepsy medications could put some patients at risk

Despite limited proven efficacy, gabapentinoids are frequently prescribed to treat pain

Harnessing the body’s power in fight against cancer

Immunotherapy has provided lung cancer patients with real hope of recovery

Drug-Resistant TB: A Clear and Present Danger

In two articles posted this week to Forbes, Dr. Madhukar Pai outlines the great threat posed by drug-resistant tuberculosis (DR-TB), while also offering a glimmer of hope.

STEAM Partnership with the EMSB: Students return to Research Institute to showcase projects to scientists!

Engaging youth in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) projects, this unique partnership provides tools for dialogue and exploration

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (May 29, 2019)

5 myths about measurement error
Presenter: Maarten van Smeden, MSc, PhD

Team from RI-MUHC and Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute “follow a gut feeling” and discover a new stem cell

The human body has a remarkable ability to repair and renew itself. However, as we all know, our regenerative capacity quickly dwindles once we reach adulthood.

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre and CATALIS mark International Clinical Trials Day

Why is clinical research important? What’s the benefit for patients? International Clinical Trials Day, on May 20, 2019, recognizes the commitment of all research professionals who believe in the...

32nd Annual Doctor Dorothy Wiselberg Seminar: Neuromuscular Disorders and Respiration (May 31, 2019)

This is a free endowed conference in respiratory diseases in memory of Doctor Dorothy Wiselberg...

Emily MacLean, François Le Mauff, Mathieu Mancini, Rose Mbaye Ndage, Marija Landekic, Morgan Gold, Alonso Lira, Ellen Heirwegh, Georgia Stavrakis

Congratulations to all the Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health Program (IDIGH) trainees who presented their work at the annual IDIGH Research Day on April 19!

Research Day for the IDIGH Program at the RI-MUHC is organized for and by trainees ... but everyone profits!

Nine awards were given across three presentation categories at the Fourth Annual Research Day of the Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health Program

Town hall: Strategic initiatives in support of Canadian brain and mental health research (June 14, 2019)

Speaker: Dr. Samuel Weiss, Scientific Director
CIHR’s Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction

Children in Quebec are not diagnosed early enough with type 1 diabetes

A study reveals a rise in the number of children presenting a life-threatening complication at diagnosis.

30th Annual RI-MUHC Respiratory Research Day (June 3, 2019)

The aim of this research day is to provide an opportunity for our clinical fellows, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to present their basic science and clinical research.

IRR Seminar Series 2019 (May 23, 2019)

Scientific Publishing: Roles and Responsibilities of Editors, Reviewers, and Authors with an introduction to the Advanced family of journals
Guest speaker: Dr. Babak Mostaghaci

Dermatology resident building new technologies to transform patient care

RI-MUHC research fellow Sheila Wang receives the Canadian Medical Association Award for Young Leaders (Resident)

Sabrina Bergeron, Matthew Dankner, Anna De Polo, Caitlin Fierheller, Ansley Gnanapragasam, Wajih Jawhar, Julien Mégrouréche, Haley Patrick, Philip Pisano

Congratulations to all the Cancer Research Program (CRP) trainees who gave stimulating presentations at the fourth annual CRP Day at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre...

What’s new at the 2019 Cancer Research Program (CRP) Research Day?

Along with traditional presentations, the first CRP 3-minute thesis competition!

Funding Results

Funding Results

The unanticipated early origins of childhood brain cancer

Canadian researchers identify earliest traces of brain cancer long before the disease becomes symptomatic

PHARMAPRIX AIMEZ.VOUS. Course pour les Femmes (June 15, 2019)

The Montreal General Hospital Foundation invites you to join us on June 15, 2019 to help support mental health programs for women at the Montreal General Hospital.

Child Health Research Day (June 10, 2019)

5th Annual Child Health Research Day
Info: Myriam Talantikit, M.Sc. - myriam.talantikit@mail.mcgill.ca