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Increase in children and teens seen in ERs for suicide attempts and suicidal thoughts

Lead study author and RI-MUHC researcher Brett Burstein reports an alarming rise in suicidal behaviour over the last decade

RI-MUHC research team to study the health impact of inactivity

A CIHR-funded project led by Dr. José Morais will investigate inactivity-induced muscle loss and the protective effects of exercise

Focus on McGill Nursing Faculty: Christine Maheu shares her passion for cancer survivorship care and research

“My research is focused on programs to help cancer survivors cope with uncertainty and fear of recurrence along with support in the return to work”

Using sleep disorder to predict Parkinson’s disease

Large international study will help select and categorize patients for better clinical trials

RI-MUHC Team Wins Québec Science's 2018 People's Choice Award for Discovery of the Year

A reliable test for early detection of endometrial and ovarian cancers wins Québec Science’s 2018 Award for Discovery of the Year!

McGill paper wins journal award

A research paper describing a texture-based model that predicts lung metastasis risk in soft-tissue sarcomas won its authors the...

Quebec researchers among recipients of $34 million “Grand Challenge” Grant from Cancer Research UK to combat cancer

Research teams from McGill and MUHC are part of an international effort to uncover how chronic inflammation causes cancer

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...

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...

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...

Cracking the Genetic Code of type 2 diabetes

Once you have diabetes, it is difficult to stop its progression and once diabetic complications set in, they are usually irreversible...

Dr. Gerald Fried awarded the Meritorious Service Cross

Dr. Gerald Fried, an investigator at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre and the Edward W. Archibald Professor and...

Scientific breakthrough: promising new target for immunotherapy

Following the 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine, global attention is now more than ever turned toward the promise of...

Young Canadians face heightened crash risk after consuming cannabis, new study finds

Young Canadians are more at risk of a vehicle crash even five hours after inhaling cannabis, according to results of a clinical trial...

A world first in interventional cardiology at the MUHC: a “jackhammer” to heal the heart

Calcium that builds and blocks the arteries of the heart is the sworn enemy of interventional cardiologists (doctors specialized in...

Charity softball game funds life-changing equipment, clinics and research at the Montreal Chest Institute of the MUHC

Mitchell Rosenberg is proud to be “playing it forward” in appreciation of the exceptional care he received at the Montreal Chest Institute...

MUHC joins Montreal key partners to bring cancer research to the next level

Leading researchers, cancer centres and hospitals in Montreal, and the Terry Fox Research Institute are partnering to generate new...

24 Hours of Science at the RI-MUHC: An immersion into medicine of the future

On May 11 and 12 a group of 26 students from the elementary school Étoile Filante were among the lucky Montrealers who got a...

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