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Air pollution speeds up ageing of the lungs and increases COPD risk

Lung function normally declines as we age, but a new study suggests that air pollution may contribute to this process

Gut bacteria associated with chronic widespread pain for first time

People with fibromyalgia show variations in microbiome composition

Dr. Phil Gold honoured by Quebec and UBC

Celebrated former member of the RI-MUHC awarded highest rank of the Ordre du Québec and an honourary doctorate from UBC

Pregnancy-specific anxiety may impact how long a woman exclusively breastfeeds her child

A longitudinal study led by RI-MUHC researcher Deborah Da Costa investigates an important predictor of pregnancy outcomes

Rising stars and recent discoveries: The RI-MUHC hosts the 17th McGill Cardiovascular Research Day

The Cardiology Division of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), along with the CHAL Program of the RI-MUHC, hosted the 17th Annual McGill Cardiovascular Research Day on May 29.

In Memoriam: Fred Andermann 1930-2019

Dr. Frederick Andermann, one of Canada’s most distinguished neurologists, passed away quietly on June 16, 2019 in Montreal at the age of 88.

Five RI-MUHC members named CRC Chairs

Congratulations to five members of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)

Canadian Cerebral Palsy Registry Undergoing Exciting Expansion

Project led by RI-MUHC researcher Maryam Oskoui connects researchers across Canada

MI4 unveils first round of Seed Fund Grants

Interdisciplinary and multi-institutional projects aim to tackle infectious and immune threats to human health 

Multiple honours for Dr. Évelyne Vinet

RI-MUHC researcher earns distinctions from the European League Against Rheumatism, Laurentian Conference of Rheumatology and McGill University

A Quebec first: Research chair in women's heart health

Heart & Stroke and McGill University to create Early-Career Professorship in Women’s Heart Health

Researchers ride in annual Pedal for Kids fundraiser

The 28th Annual Pedal for Kids fundraising event for the Montreal Children’s Hospital of the MUHC was held this month, from June 10 to 14.

Research excellence was on display at the fifth Annual Child Health Research Day

Five prizes awarded to RI-MUHC trainees for outstanding research excellence

Dr. Donald Sheppard appointed Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Dr. Donald Sheppard has been appointed to the position of Chair of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, as of July 1.

Congratulations to our winners at the 30th Annual RI-MUHC Respiratory Research Day!

On June 3, the Translational Research in Respiratory Diseases Program at the RI-MUHC welcomed their members to the 30th Annual Respiratory Research Day.

$27.9M to develop novel therapeutics options for patients with cancer

RI-MUHC is part of a Quebec-wide collaborative effort to provide oncology innovation and discovery pipeline

Funding Results

Funding Results

Honours and awards published April 23, 2019

Honours and awards published April 23, 2019

CANADA RESEARCH CHAIRS – FALL 2019

CANADA RESEARCH CHAIRS – FALL 2019

Convergence Sci-Art Art-Sci Conferences. BrainSongs: A live experiment on music improvisation (June 20, 2019)

Brain Songs intends to question the subjectivity and neural states of musical improvisation by performing a live experiment.