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We are proud to celebrate the scientific achievements of our researchers and trainees in publications, grant competitions, honors and awards, and appointments, as well as in the mainstream press.

Brain tumour researchers honoured by Québec Science magazine

Visit quebecscience.qc.ca and vote now for YOUR top scientific discovery of 2021!

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair awarded to Marie Brossard-Racine

RI-MUHC researcher studying neurodevelopmental disorders in children is among the winners of the Fall 2020 competition

Researchers identify the origin of a deadly brain cancer

Finding could lead to potential therapies

Franco Carnevale awarded nursing Badge of Merit

Outstanding nurse, researcher and pediatric clinical ethicist recognized by the Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec

Dr. Nada Jabado recognized by UBC

International leader in the field of childhood brain cancers receives the Dr. Chew Wei Memorial Prize

Gene therapy to restore sight coming to the Montreal Children's Hospital and to Quebec

Dozens of young patients will be among the first in Canada to benefit from this treatment, which improves vision...

RI-MUHC trainee earns prestigious MITACS fellowship

Congratulations to Catherine Argyriou!

Supporting those grieving requires “literacy,” researcher Mary Ellen Macdonald suggests

Grief amidst the pandemic is an increasing reality in communities worldwide

Bartha Maria Knoppers awarded 2020 Till & McCulloch Award

Award-winning paper illustrates how proposed criteria for defining “human” can be confounded by emerging bioscience technologies

New study shows that persistence of ADHD into adulthood is an important predictor of car crash risk

RI-MUHC researcher Dr. Lily Hechtman is senior author of a 20-year study

Canada Research Chairs Program announces new and renewed chairs

Congratulations to five RI-MUHC researchers in the spring 2020 round!

Dr. Thomas Emmett Francoeur awarded the Prix Letondal

Pioneering work in child development recognized by the Association of Pediatricians of Quebec

Novel gene therapy trial offers hope to patients with rare metabolic disease

Samuel is the first Canadian and the ninth patient worldwide to participate in the second phase of a study using gene...

CHILD-BRIGHT Fellowship in Patient-Oriented Research

Application Deadline: July 17, 2020

Results of MI4 Emergency COVID-19 Research Funding (Round 2)

RI-MUHC researchers awarded MUHC Foundation funding for a second round of projects with potential impact in a short timeframe

COVID-19 Q&A: Tina Montreuil on helping children cope with anxiety

“It is not only what you say that matters, but what you do”

We Care About Rare!

Researchers, advocates and patients gather on Rare Disease Research Day at the RI-MUHC

Largest synthesis of known protein-protein interactions published in the journal Nature

RI-MUHC researchers on international team that produced the blueprint

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