Newsletter Summer 2015

Centre for Translational Biology (CTB) Updates

Activities this spring on both the Montreal General Hospital (MGH) and Glen sites of the Centre for Translational Biology (CTB) supported the reorganization of the...

Centre for Innovative Medicine (CIM) Update

On April 27, the RI-MUHC began welcoming clinical research activities at the new Centre for Innovative Medicine (CIM), its state-of-the-art facility located on the fourth floor of Blocks B...

Centre for Health Outcomes Research (CORE) Update

After two years of discussions and negotiations with both the MUHC and the Ministère de la santé et des services sociaux (MSSS), CORE researchers and their staff and students at the RI-MUHC have...

Our New Research Programs

Besides transferring their labs and offices to new sites, our investigators reorganized the RI-MUHC community this spring. Formerly grouped in research axes, they have formed the...

Research Team Tops Registrants at Walk for Montreal

It was a day to share with family, friends, and all of Montreal. Between 8,000 and 10,000 Montrealers walked from Dawson College to the new MUHC on June 20...

Proud to be Part of the RI-MUHC

"Histopathology is like an art," says Fazila Chouiali. "I just love working with the microscope, and after staining I get to see the results first-hand.

The MUHC and RI-MUHC Chosen as Two of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2015

Following a comprehensive audit and selection process that examined nation-wide best practices, the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and the Research Institute of the MUHC (RI-MUHC)...

RI-MUHC affiliated researchers awarded CIHR funding for high-impact programs

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) is proud to announce that 15 of its members have been awarded inaugural Foundation grants for high-impact...

Child Health Research at the Glen: Dr. Jacquetta Trasler Reflects on Getting There

Bringing child health research from the Montreal Children’s Hospital (MCH-MUHC) to the new Glen site of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) was not...

Interview with Dr. Stéphane Laporte

Professor Stéphane Laporte's career as a pharmacologist has been, to say the least, extremely successful. He trained as a PhD student at the Université de Sherbrooke, Quebec, and then as a postdoctoral fellow at...

PhD candidate Sandra Magalhaes: learning from the real world before a career in academia

When she finished her Masters in Epidemiology degree at the University of Western Ontario, Sandra Magalhaes decided to take a step out of the academic environment and get some real-world experience.