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Bioinformatics Data Skills 101 (May 1, May 15, June 10, 2019)

A series of four workshops for beginners who want to learn basic bioinformatics tools. For each workshop, attendees will receive, two weeks prior to the event, online material...

Predicting Breast Cancer Metastasis to the Lung and Liver with Biomarkers

RI-MUHC researcher Peter Siegel and research associate Sébastien Tabariès have identified a key component of breast cancer metastasis to the liver and lung

Maternal gestational diabetes linked to diabetes in children

Children of mothers who had gestational diabetes during pregnancy could be at increased risk of type 1 diabetes themselves

Symposium on Health Technology Assessment in Practice (July 8-9, 2019)

This two-day symposium brings together speakers who are active in Health Technology Assessment (HTA) both at the hospital level and the government level to introduce the audience to contemporary...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 29, 2019)

Genetics of common endocrine diseases and their clinical implications
Invited Speaker: DESPOINA MANOUSAKI, MD

Dick Menzies receives Distinguished Lecturer Award in Respiratory Sciences

The CIHR-ICRH/CTS lectureship honours Dr. Menzies’s significant contributions in tuberculosis research, both in Canada and internationally

Eva Kaufmann, DVM, PhD

Eva Kaufmann is the winner of the August 2018 Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award from the Fonds de recherche du Québec-Santé. She is the lead author on a study...

Annual 3MT competition delivers (sound) bite-sized research excellence

Recently, McGill held its seventh annual 3-Minute Thesis/ Ma thèse en 180 secondes competition in which graduate students deliver concise...

2019 Cancer Frontier Lecture (April 16, 2019)

Ras Proteins and their Regulators in Human Disease
Speaker: Frank McCormick, PhD, FRS, DSc (Hon)

1st International Workshop of the Steatohepatitis in HIV Emerging Research (SHIVER) Network (April 26, 2019)

The goal of this workshop is to provide a multidisciplinary view of the current state of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) in HIV research, treatment, and disease burden both nationally and...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 15, 2019)

Human Hematopoiesis and Leukemia: Unbiased Approaches Reveal New Insights
Invited Speaker: Connie J. Eaves, PhD, FRS (Canada), FRS (Edinburgh)

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

RI-MUHC researcher to receive new funding from GlycoNet

Dr. Don Sheppard`s project in collaboration with The Hospital for Sick Children aims to improve the health of Canadians while generating positive economic outcomes

Call for expressions of interest: Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)

The RI-MUHC is seeking a dynamic and strategic leader to serve as its next Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer (ED/CSO).

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (May 22, 2019)

Economic Modeling in Pediatric Oncology
Presenter: Petros Pechlivanoglou, MSc, PhD

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (May 7, 2019)

Insecticide Resistance and Malaria Control: Challenges & Opportunities
Presenter: Manisha Kulkarni, PhD

Bartha Knoppers awarded 2019 Friesen Prize

Bartha Knoppers has been awarded the 2019 Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research by the Friends of Canadian Institutes of Health Research.

Using laser light to study how epilepsy arises in the healthy brain

Scientists at the RI-MUHC have developed a new method to study how seizures arise in the healthy brain.

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - CHILD/ADULT Seminar (May 1, 2019)

A Child health- Adult health research collaboration in diabetes epidemiology and management
Presenters: Meranda Nakhla, MD, MSc and Kaberi Dasgupta, MD, MSc