Newsletter Fall 2015

Centre for Innovative Medicine (CIM) ready to serve clinical research

The Centre for Innovative Medicine (CIM) of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) announces the opening of its cardiopulmonary, sleep lab and...

Centre for Translational Biology (CTB) updates

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) has completed renovations to research space on the 11th floor of Livingston Hall at the...

High-profile fall activities follow launch of RI-MUHC research programs

The seven new research programs of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) marked their first...

Desjardins Centre for Advanced Training Orientation 2015 event: Launch of the RI-MUHC trainee network a success!

On December 11, 2015, the Desjardins Centre for Advanced Training of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) held an orientation...

Meet our research program managers

With seven new research programs launched at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) this year, one...

Montreal's gift to the world

Marking the 50th anniversary of discovery of Carcinoembryonic Antigen (CEA)

RI-MUHC scientist wins top award for spinal cord injury research

Innovative research aims to improve the quality of life for those living with spinal cord injuries

Interview with Dr. Salvatore Carbonetto

Since Neuroscientist Dr. Salvatore Carbonetto discovered it in 1988, more than 1,000 scientific papers have been published on dystroglycan, a molecule responsible for cell...

Isabelle Laverdière charts a career as a clinician-researcher in pharmacy in Quebec

Isabelle Laverdière has followed a rich and somewhat unusual career path in Quebec health care. She spent seven years working as a clinical pharmacist in pediatrics and two...

Remembering Mr. H. Arnold Steinberg, advocate for research, health care and education

It is with great sadness that we learned of Mr. Arnold Steinberg's death on December 11. Yet, as the emerging tributes attest, we are left with much about his life to celebrate and a mission that will inspire many to continue.

Racing against the odds for transverse myelitis: Research employee crosses finish line in tenth province

On October 11, clinical research coordinator Kimberley Kotar ran the Victoria Goodlife Fitness Marathon to complete a goal she had set for herself. Ten provinces, ten marathons.

Honoured at the Quarter Century Plus Club 2015 Celebration

Congratulations to our seven employees working at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) who were honoured at the Quarter Century Plus Club...

The 2014-2015 RI-MUHC Annual Report is online. The future is now!

It is our pleasure to present the online version of the 2014-2015 Annual Report of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI MUHC), which may be viewed by...