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Pediatric Research Seminar (March 13, 2017)

The biology and functions of the proprotein convertases in health and disease
Invited Speaker: NABIL G. SEIDAH, PHD, OQ, MC, FRSC

Brain Boost (March 30, 2017)

How your brain controls you: you might want to sleep on it

Progress on new platforms at the Glen: Bioinformatics, Biobank and CL3

Set for a spring 2017 launch, the Bioinformatics Platform is taking shape under its new director, Dr. Jean-Baptiste Rivière. Joël Lafond-Lapalme, a bioinformatician...

Flow Cytometry Seminar (March 9, 2017)

This seminar entitled: “BD Horizon Tour 3.0 Multicolor Panel Design” is organized by the Immunophenotyping platform...

Creating a Community to Advance Global Health Diagnostics

In his latest Huffington Post blog entry, Dr. Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs speaks to the dearth...

A prescription with legs!

A study from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) shows that physician-delivered step count...

What is high Lipoprotein(a), and should I be concerned?

A team of researchers from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center (RI-MUHC) found that elevations in a unusual...

Conference: Surgical Prehabilitation to Improve Postoperative Outcome (June 15-17, 2017)

Best Western Ville-Marie Suites, Montreal, Quebec
Scientific Committee: Drs. F. Carli, Dr. L. Feldman, Dr. M. Grocott

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 (April 24, 2017)

Epigenetic Mechanisms to pioneer new cell fates
Invited Speaker: JACQUES DROUIN, D.Sc., FRSC

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 27, 2017)

Maternal hypertension and survival in very preterm singletons and twins: Not just one answer...
Invited Speaker: OLGA BASSO, PHD

A message from Dr. Simon Ducharme, Director, Mental Health Mission

As the new Research Director for the Mental Health mission, Dr. Murai and I have been working to increase collaborations between basic researchers and clinical researchers in...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 6, 2017)

Primary Care Support for Breastfeeding in Quebec: Are women receiving the services they need? Results from a population-based telephone survey
Invited Speaker: SONIA SEMENIC, PHD

World Cancer Day Public Forum (February 23, 2017)

“I CAN Take Control of My Cancer Journey”

Pediatric Research Seminar (February 27, 2017)

The emerging roles of mitochondrial derived vesicles in cell biology and disease
Invited Speaker: HEIDI MCBRIDE, PHD

Raquel Farías, MD, PhD

After completing a medical degree in Mexico and PhD in pharmacology at McGill University, Dr. Raquel Farías started her postdoctoral fellowship on Dr. Bourbeau’s team. Her current projects focus on the use...

Dr. David Eidelman reappointed Vice-Principal (Health Affairs) and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University

During its December 1 meeting, the McGill Board of Governors unanimously approved the reappointment of Dr. David Eidelman as Vice-Principal (Health Affairs) and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine for a second term because...

Dr. Mark Lathrop reappointed Scientific Director, McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Centre

Congratulations to Dr. Mark Lathrop for his reappointment to the position of Scientific Director, McGill University and Génome Québec Innovation Centre...

Congratulations!

Ph.D. Thesis Defense: Ibrahim El Cheikh Kays...