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Repair & Recovery Seminar (March 13, 2018)

In vivo behavior of calcium phosphate bone graft substitutes
Speaker: Dr. Marc Bohne, Leader of the Skeletal Substitute group, RMS Foundation, Bettlach, Switzerland

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...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 5, 2018)

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

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...

RI-MUHC researcher Sara Ahmed among six from McGill to share $59M in new funding

Dr. Sara Ahmed from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and School of Physical and Occupational...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 19, 2018)

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

Meet RIPK3: Good Cop, Bad Cop, all in one

Each year, influenza kills half a million people globally with the elderly and very young most often the victims. In fact, the Centers for...

Amphitheatre of the Research Institute of the MUHC officially named after Drs. Sylvia and Richard Cruess

On February 7 colleagues, friends, and supporters joined Drs. Sylvia and Richard Cruess at a dedication ceremony to recognize...

Unusual lung structures may raise risk of pulmonary disease

The internal anatomy of our lungs is surprisingly variable, and some of those variations are associated with a greater...

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)...

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...

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...

Researchers renew the battle against Alzheimer’s

Dr. Lisa Koski's lab at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) is one of only three worldwide sites...

Pediatric Research Seminar (February 26, 2018)

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

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...

MUHC researchers contribute to two of 10 “Discoveries of the year” selected by Québec Science for 2017

Québec Science magazine has selected its 10 Discoveries of the Year for 2017, including two researchers affiliated with the...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 12, 2018)

The Derivation and Utility of Intestinal Organoids Generated From Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
Invited Speaker: JON DRAPER, PHD

Dr. Donald Sheppard elected into the American Academy of Microbiology

Dr. Donald Sheppard, Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University’s Faculty of...

Dr. Barry Pless among those honoured by Governor General

As is the New Year custom, on December 29, Governor General Julie Payette (BEng’86) announced the 125 newest appointments...

Second Provincial Congress of Mother-Child Research (May 24-25, 2018)

The four major pediatric research centres will participate: CHU de Québec, CHU Sainte-Justine, Sherbrooke University Hospital and McGill University Health Centre...