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Pediatric Research Seminar (January 8, 2018)

Improving Outcomes of Very Preterm Infants: What Matters?
Invited Speaker: MARC BELTEMPO, MD, MHA

Unprecedented Canada-wide movement to improve pediatric cancer treatment

In Canada, cancer remains the leading cause of illness-related death in children. In an effort to accelerate research breakthroughs...

Breastfed babies are less likely to have eczema

Babies whose mothers had received support to breastfeed exclusively for a sustained period from birth have a 54% lower risk of eczema at...

Director of McGill Global Health Programs appointed Adjunct Professor at the Indian Council of Medical Research

Dr. Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs (GHP) and a scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, has been appointed...

“Neuromyths I: Don't Believe Everything You Hear”: A public lecture in context of the Convergence, Perceptions of Neuroscience project (November 24, 2017)

Chloe Soutar is a PhD candidate working in Dr. Hans Dringenberg’s lab at the Centre for Neuroscience Studies at Queen’s University...

Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan receives the 2017 F. Estelle R. Simons Award for Research

Dr. Moshe Ben-Shoshan, Assistant Professor (Clinical) of Pediatrics, associate member, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatics and...

Celebrating a century of genius

Dr. Phil Gold is among 100 luminaries from around the world selected to contribute their vision to the Canadian Friends of...

Honours and awards published November 17, 2017

Honours and awards published November 17, 2017

Preventing autism by treating inflammation during pregnancy

Congratulations to doctoral student Marie-Julie Allard (supervisor: Dr. Guillaume Sébire), whose work on...

Justin Drager, MD

During his residency in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Justin Drager completed his M.Sc. examining the use of hypoxia mimicking agents for bone tissue engineering...

Pregnancy-related conditions taken together leave moms and dads at risk

Research has already shown that women who develop either diabetes or high blood pressure during pregnancy are at risk of getting...

Matthias Friedrich elected President of the Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Dr. Matthias Friedrich, a researcher in the Cardiovascular Health across the Lifespan Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), has been elected...

We need to invest in young researchers for the sake of equity

Dr. John Bergeron, Emeritus Robert Reford Chair in the Department of Medicine at McGill University, provides commentary on...

Pediatric Research Seminar (December 11, 2017)

Oxidative Stress and Male Germ Cells: Friend and Foe
Invited Speaker: CRISTIAN O’FLAHERTY, PHD

More than a research hospital, a hospital driven by research

MUHC among the top 3 on the list of Canada's Top 40 Research Hospitals: Kudos to RI-MUHC researchers! For the second year in a row...

Dongsic Choi, PhD

Dr. Dongsic Choi’s postdoctoral work is on the role of oncogenes in brain tumours. He has established several important technologies in...

Research trainees, enter the CFI’s #IAmInnovation Twitter contest to win!

Calling all students and post-docs — between October 2 and December 1, 2017, the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) wants to hear how working in state-of-the-art facilities and with cutting-edge equipment has helped you and...

Mohammadali Almasieh, PhD

Dr. Mohammadali Almasieh’s research focuses on the mechanisms behind axon degeneration. His work has uncovered some of the molecular mechanisms that...

Career Half-Day for RI-MUHC Trainees (November 24, 2017)

Would you like to learn about the hiring processes in place at different companies, get advice on the role of a recruiter, and hear...

Adamo Donovan

With his research focus on in vivo diaphragm morphology and function in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), Adamo Donovan earned an...