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Critical years ahead in fight against hepatitis C virus

In the last five years, new drugs have revolutionized the treatment of hepatitis C (HCV), a virus that causes serious liver disease.

Dr. Anita Gagnon appointed Associate Dean and Director of the Ingram School of Nursing

McGill University has announced the appointment of Dr. Anita Gagnon as Associate Dean and Director of the Ingram School of Nursing, Faculty of Medicine, effective September 1, 2016.

Vikram Mehraj, PhD

Focusing on immune activation in HIV infection, Dr. Vikram Mehraj has been highly productive during his two-year fellowship at the RI-MUHC. His research under Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy has...

Sarah Konefal

Sarah Konefal has been investigating how an inflammatory signal from microglia minimizes the synaptic and behavioural changes induced by cocaine in a mouse model of addiction...

Priyanka Sehgal, PhD

Dr. Priyanka Sehgal’s supervisor ranks her among the top five per cent of McGill postdoctoral fellows for intellectual ability, analytical and technical skills, and superior talent in presenting at scientific meetings...

George Kefalas

George Kefalas has been awarded scholarships from Diabète Québec, the FRQS and CIHR to study the interaction between the adaptor protein Nck1 and protein kinase PERK in the pancreatic beta cell...

Esterina D’Asti, PhD

Dr. Esterina D’Asti deserves recognition for her productivity, independence, scientific maturity and exceptional abilities. In 2015 she obtained her doctorate after five years in Dr. Janusz Rak’s laboratory...

Barbara Rivera, PhD

Dr. Barbara Rivera characterized the previously mysterious entity, dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumour (DNET), in collaboration with Dr. Nada Jabado’s laboratory...

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 26, 2016)

Role of maternofoetal immune activation in the pathophysiology of perinatal injuries and in the spectrum of subsequent neurodevelopmental disabilities
Invited Speaker: GUILLAUME SÉBIRE, MD, PHD

Monocyte/Macrophage Biology Symposium: Cracking the Macrophage Code in Host Defense and Tolerance (November 14, 2016)

This symposium will bring together prominent national and international experts in monocyte/ macrophage ontogeny...

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 19, 2016)

Sample Size Calculations-Basic Statistical Principles
Invited Speaker: ELISE MOK, PDT, PHD

2016 Annual Symposium of the Proteomics Platform (October 4, 2016)

This one-day symposium organized by the Proteomics Platform of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) provides an excellent opportunity...

Congratulations!

Brain Star award 2016 (CIHR)...

Convergence, Perceptions of Neuroscience

We are in the process of matching neuroscientists from the BRaIN program with artists from the Concordia School of Fine Arts. BRaIN trainees are preparing...

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The BRaIN program now has a Facebook page and a Twitter account...

The program welcomes the first BRaIN Boost Seminar series

The purpose of this seminar series is to promote interactions among BRaIN Program Trainees and offer them an opportunity to...

Weekly BRaIN Seminar Series

“Gene Expression Atlases as a Tool to Understand Circadian Clocks and Skeletal Muscle Function”

News You Can Use About Ovarian Cancer (September 21, 2016)

The Carole Epstein Foundation presents a Cedars CanSupport public lecture on ovarian cancer with keynote speakers...

Canada Health Infoway Award Ceremony (September 7, 2016)

Dr. Robyn Tamblyn and several members of her lab at McGill University, the Clinical and Health Informatics Research Group, have...

Funding Results published August 23, 2016

Funding Results published August 23, 2016