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

19th Annual International Meakins-Christie Laboratories Workshop: Systems Biology Approaches to Pulmonary Host-Pathogen Interactions (October 30, 2017)

The purpose of this workshop is to highlight the use of experimental designs aimed at deciphering complex networks regulating...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 13, 2017)

What if exercise could modulate energy balance via its action on nutritional profile?
Invited Speaker: MARIE-EVE MATHIEU, PHD

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...

Small Animal Imaging Labs Platform - Open House event (October 20, 2017)

Open House: We are pleased to invite you to visit our Small Animal Imaging Labs (SAIL) Platform. This Open House will be a great...

Annual Symposium of the Small Animal Imaging Labs (SAIL) Platform (November 18, 2016)

We are pleased to announce the second edition of the Annual Symposium of the RI-MUHC Small Animal Imaging Labs (SAIL) Platform. We have gathered an outstanding group...

Appointment of Dr. Aimee Ryan as the Interim Deputy Executive Director/Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, Rl-MUHC

It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Aimee Ryan, PhD, to the position of Interim Deputy Executive Director/Deputy Chief Scientific Officer (DCSO) of the Rl-MUHC and...

BUILD grant could help solve the mysteries of deadly lung disease

Dr. Carolyn Baglole has been awarded a grant as part of the Boehringer Ingelheim Innovation in Understanding ILD (BUILD) program, in recognition...

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 2, 2017)

Instrumented gait analysis in children with CP and how physical exercise can impact gait efficiency using adapted conventional exercise...

Nida Haider

Nida Haider was awarded an FRQS doctoral scholarship and RI-MUHC studentships to study the role of adaptor proteins in obesity and diabetes...

Dr. Larry Lands receives Lifetime Achievement Award in Pediatric Respirology

Dr. Larry Lands, Professor of Pediatrics at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine, Director of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine and the Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Clinic...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 20, 2017)

Irish Cystinosis in French Canada: Lost in Translation
Invited Speaker: PAUL GOODYER, MD

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 16, 2017)

Developing Innovative Strategies to Recognize Cancer Predisposition Syndromes in Children with Cancer
Invited Speaker: CATHERINE GOUDIE, MD, FRCPC

Researchers Brief Parliamentarians on Neurological Conditions that Cause Significant Economic Burden

Earlier this week, Mr. John Oliver, MP (Oakville), Chair of the Parliamentary Health Research Caucus and Ms. Carol Hughes, MP (Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing), NDP...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 6, 2017)

Traumatic Brain Injury in Toddlers: A focus on social skills and behaviour
Invited Speaker: MIRIAM BEAUCHAMP, PHD

Mind the Brain! (November 26, 2016)

MIND THE BRAIN campaign is designed to educate and increase public awareness of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and research...

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 11, 2017)

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

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...