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Information Sessions on the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (April 11 and April 27, 2017)

Join the Desjardins Centre for Advanced Training of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and the John Molson School of Business (JMSB) at this information session...

Dr. Patricia Tonin receives the Karen Campbell Award for Research Excellence

Dr. Patricia Tonin, professor of the McGill University departments of Medicine and Human Genetics and associate leader of the Cancer Research Program of the Research Institute...

Trainees from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre thrive in three-minute thesis competition

Research trainees from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre took home the top three prizes recently at...

Appointment of Dr. Aimee Ryan as the Interim Deputy Executive Director/Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, Rl-MUHC

It is with great pleasure that we announce the appointment of Aimee Ryan, PhD, to the position of Interim Deputy Executive Director/Deputy Chief Scientific Officer (DCSO) of the Rl-MUHC and...

Dr. Morag Park awarded prestigious Robert L. Noble Prize

Dr. Morag Park, Professor of Biochemistry, Medicine and Oncology and Director of the Goodman Cancer Research Centre at McGill...

A little flower for a great cause (March 30-31, 2017)

During Daffodil Month, the Canadian Cancer Society (CSC) will be selling flowers for a...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 3, 2017)

The SUMO system: putting the squeeze on chromatin?
Invited Speaker: BRIAN RAUGHT, PHD

Multidisciplinary research moves the science of chemotherapy delivery forward

Congratulations to Dr. Danuta Radzioch, a co-investigator on the project awarded...

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...