Pediatric Research Seminar (April 9, 2018)

Trajectories of mental health and the effects of environment
Invited Speaker: ARUNIMA ROY, MBBS, PHD

Dr. Évelyne Vinet receives the CRA’s Young Investigator Award

Dr. Évelyne Vinet, a rheumatologist and an Assistant Professor in the Division of Rheumatology at McGill University’s Faculty...

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...

Pancreatic cancer research: personalized approach brings new hope to patients

Few early detection tests, undetectable symptoms, limited treatment options and no known biomarkers that can be used to direct...

PERFORM Colloquium: Art therapy as an intervention for breast cancer patients (April 4, 2018)

This presentation will focus on the findings from a qualitative inquiry set in a tertiary cancer care centre. It examines the impact of an ongoing creative arts...

Jeffrey Downey

Congratulations to Jeffrey Downey, first author of an article selected for an MUHC press release! Read about this work, which involves development...

Rosalie Ponte, PhD

Studying immune privilege and persistence of HIV despite therapy, Dr. Rosalie Ponte has established two collaborations and published two articles as first author...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 16, 2018)

Improving Primary Care for Adolescents and Young Adults
Invited Speaker: JONATHAN KLEIN, MD, MPH

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 5, 2018)

Translational Control of Skeletal Muscle Stem Cell Quiescence and Self-Renewal
Invited Speaker: COLIN CRIST, PHD

Dr. Jake Barralet appointed Director of Innovation, Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning and the Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Jake Barralet, associate leader of the Injury Repair Recovery Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, has been appointed to the...

Meet Annette Majnemer, PhD OT, Researcher at the RI-MUHC and McGill School of Physical & Occupational Therapy

Watch the latest video from the School of Physical and Occupational Therapy (SPOT) at McGill University to learn more...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 19, 2018)

Patient engagement and integrated knowledge translation research: Improving care for children with arthrogryposis multiplex congenital

Epigenetic alteration of a vitamin B12 processing gene shines new light on our understanding of rare diseases

Rare hereditary recessive diseases were thought to be expressed in offspring only when both parents carry a mutation in the...

RI-MUHC opens dedicated headquarters for outcomes research

Last Thursday, researchers, staff and donors of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) gathered to...

Congratulations to our trainees distinguished in the 2016-2017 RI-MUHC Annual Report!

Trainees selected for “Focus on Our Trainees” (pp. 16-17):
Students Renata Bahous (supervisor: Dr. Rima Rozen), Claire Gizowski (supervisor: Dr. Charles Bourque), Kashif Khan (supervisor: Dr. Renzo Cecere) and Emerson Krock (supervisor: Dr. Lisbet Haglund)...

Berlin Institute of Health to honour renowned Montreal scientist with International award

Dr. Louise Pilote, Professor of Medicine at McGill University and a senior scientist from the Cardiovascular Health Across the Lifespan...

Champion of the 2017 AmorChem KNOCK OUT event: Team Braverman!

The competition for research funding is fierce, especially if your field is rare diseases and the source is industry. Five research teams from...

Re-programming innate immune cells to fight tuberculosis

Tuberculosis (TB), an infectious disease which attacks the lungs, claims someone’s life every 20 seconds and 1.5 million lives...

Pediatric Research Seminar (February 26, 2018)

RNA binding proteins in the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Invited Speaker: CHRISTINE VANDE VELDE, PHD

The 2016-2017 RI-MUHC Annual Report is online!

We invite you to view the online version of the 2016-2017 Annual Report of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre...