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Pediatric Research Seminar (April 1, 2019)

Invited Speakers: LOYDIE JEROME-MAJEWSKA, PHD and
YANNIS TRAKADIS, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FCCMG

Global resource helps to inform understanding of cancer risk

McGill University has helped develop a global resource that includes data on thousands of inherited variants in the BRCA1 and...

Recognizing children’s voices: nursing professor and researcher Franco Carnevale on his experiences as an RN and childhood ethicist

Child health is a major area of focus for many faculty members and researchers at McGill’s Ingram School of Nursing. Among them is...

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...

Suboptimal, inconsistent treatment for anaphylaxis due to unknown cause

A new Canadian study, led by a team at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), is shedding light on...

Heart & Stroke honours RI-MUHC researcher

On November 14, the Heart and Stroke Foundation honoured three researchers – including two McGill faculty members – with an award...

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...

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...

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...

2019 Black Box Neuroscience and Arts Talk – Biomusic (January 11, 2019)

At the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) Glen Site, Drs Sylvia & Richard Cruess Amphitheatre, ES1.1129...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 21, 2019)

Neurodevelopmental disorders caused by mutations in epigenetic regulators, with a focus on the chromatin remodeler CHD3
Invited Speaker: PHILIPPE CAMPEAU, MD, FCCMG

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 14, 2019)

Non-invasive bedside monitoring of cerebral blood flow and metabolism in the neonate
Invited Speaker: MATHIEU DESHAES, PHD

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 28, 2019)

Genes and mechanism of androgenetic hydatidiform moles: an answer to a 40-year old question
Invited Speaker: RIMA SLIM, PHD

Innovative biosensor technology reveals secrets of how drugs work

What if we could take advantage of a drug’s benefit without side effects? Stéphane Laporte, PhD is conducting research in his laboratory at the Glen...

RI-MUHC scientist receives Terry Fox funding to study metastatic sarcomas

As Terry Fox approached the city of Thunder Bay in Ontario on Sept. 1, 1980, a strange pain took hold of his chest. The 22-year-old had been...

Scientists identify new genetic causes linked to abnormal pregnancies and miscarriages

A team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and McGill University have identified...

How does cancer spread?

How does cancer spread? While studying human brain tumour cells, a team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University...

Another Medical Cold Case Cracked by the MUHC’s ‘Dr. House’

A team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) led by Dr. Donald Vinh, the RI-MUHC’s so-called...

Pediatric Research Seminar (December 17, 2018)

New mouse models and development of a molecular therapy for Hirschprung Disease
Invited Speaker: NICOLAS PILON, PHD

Celebrating the life of Dr. Margaret Becklake, a pioneer in clinical epidemiology and health outcomes research

We are all saddened by the passing of Dr. Margaret Becklake on October 17, 2018. Recognized globally for her work in respiratory medicine...