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Wilder Penfield 2018 Lecture (November 20, 2018)

Impact of Science and Technology Advances on the Future of Health and Society. Veuillez noter que la présentation sera en anglais...

Conquer HPV and Cervical Cancer (November 19, 2018)

Help us offer awareness, free screening and free vaccinations to prevent cervical cancer and...

Cancer Research Program Seminar (November 13, 2018)

Role of the lung microenvironment in mediating breast cancer metastasis: a balance between “seed” and “soil”
Speaker: Alison Allan, PhD

Problem solving in oral and oropharyngeal cancer (November 6, 2018)

Part of the new CRP Seminar Series: Clinical Cases Driving Research. The goal of these new seminars is to give the opportunity to CRP clinician-scientists to present...

In Memoriam: Dr. Geoffrey Hendy (1947 – 2018)

It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Dr. Geoffrey Hendy, Professor in the Department of Medicine at McGill University and...

Scientific breakthrough: promising new target for immunotherapy

Following the 2018 Nobel Prize for Medicine, global attention is now more than ever turned toward the promise of...

High-dose flu vaccine improves immune response in rheumatoid arthritis

“People living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have an increased risk for influenza infection and influenza-related illness,” as Inès Colmegna...

Safe cannabis pain relief without the “high”

In the wake of cannabis legalization, a team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and McGill...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 19, 2018)

Language Development in Young Multilingual Children
Invited Speaker: ANDREA MACLEOD, PHD

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 29, 2018)

Exercise is Medicine: The Benefits (and Limitations) of Physical Activity As Treatment Following Concussion
Invited Speaker: ELIZABETH TEEL, PHD

Cannabis and brain development

Dr. Gabriella Gobbi, psychiatrist and researcher from the Brain Repair and Integrative Neuroscience Program (BRaIN) at...

Second Annual Symposium on Computational Medicine (November 19, 2018)

McGill initiative in Computational Medicine (MiCM) and Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 26, 2018)

Maternal and Placental Inflammation in Pregnancy Complications: Focus on Preeclampsia
Invited Speaker: SYLVIE GIRARD, PHD

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - CHILD/ADULT Seminar (October 24, 2018)

Respiratory viral infections in children: the long and the short of it
First presenter: Jesse Papenburg, MD, FRCPC
Elimination of HIV and HCV in Vulnerable Populations
Second...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 12, 2018)

Regulation of Oocyte mRNA Translation and Decay during Maternal-to-Zygotic Transition in Mouse
Invited Speaker: HENG-YU FAN, PHD

The Journey of a USBJI Young Investigator in Research

In the September edition of the United States Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) Newsletter, Sasha Bernatsky, MD, PhD, FRCPC...

Young Canadians face heightened crash risk after consuming cannabis, new study finds

Young Canadians are more at risk of a vehicle crash even five hours after inhaling cannabis, according to results of a clinical trial...

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 22, 2018)

Eye Tracking and Pupillometry: for and with everyone, at all costs
Invited Speaker: SYLVAIN SIROIS, PHD

No-Nonsense Approach to Genetic Kidney Disease in Children

The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre’s (RI-MUHC) push to treat a rare genetic disease in children...

A world first in interventional cardiology at the MUHC: a “jackhammer” to heal the heart

Calcium that builds and blocks the arteries of the heart is the sworn enemy of interventional cardiologists (doctors specialized in...

Clinical Proteomics Platform Seminar (October 23, 2018)

In collaboration with OLink, the Proteomics Platform invites you to a Seminar on Protein Biomarker Discovery and Development using OLink PEA Technology given by Dr. Narges Rashidi...

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (October 9, 2018)

Using as examples biologics and new targeted synthetics in the management of rheumatoid arthritis...

Dr Indra Gupta appointed as Interim Director of Child Health Research and Interim Associate Director of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)

After an all too brief tenure as Interim Director of Child Health Research, I am pleased to congratulate Dr Aimee Ryan, as she has become the Associate Dean...

Dr. Kaberi Dasgupta appointed as Director of the Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE)

After many distinguished years of leadership, Dr. Michael Kramer has stepped down as Director of the Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE). He has been...

New means to fight 'un-killable' bacteria in healthcare settings

Scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) have identified new means of fighting drug-tolerant...