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Dr. Gerald M. Fried elected Chair of the Board of Regents of the American College of Surgeons

Dr. Gerald M. Fried, an investigator at the Research Institute of the McGIll University Health Centre, was recently elected Chair of...

Three RI-MUHC members named in the first-ever List of Canadian women leaders in global health

On November 20, the Canadian Society for International Health released its first Canadian...

Cancer Research Program Seminar (January 29, 2019)

“Ways of Seeing: Time to Death in Breast Cancer Patients as an Indicator of Tumour Dormancy”
Speaker: Steven Narod, MD, PhD (hon), FRCPC, FRSC

Cancer Research Program Seminar (January 22, 2019)

An introduction to radiation oncology
Speaker: Tarek Hijal, MD, C.M., M.Sc., FRCPC

Symposium 2019 - Unraveling Complexity of the Exosomal Proteome (January 22, 2019)

Exosomes - cell and tissue derived vesicles - are an excellent source of biological material for proteomic studies especially when...

Global resource helps to inform understanding of cancer risk

McGill University has helped develop a global resource that includes data on thousands of inherited variants in the BRCA1 and...

Suboptimal, inconsistent treatment for anaphylaxis due to unknown cause

A new Canadian study, led by a team at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), is shedding light on...

RI-MUHC researcher weighs in on unnecessary diagnostic imaging for young children

How can parents reach an informed decision on whether medical imaging is necessary for their young children, particularly tests that...

Wound care revolution: Put away your rulers and reach for your phone

Monitoring a wound is critical, especially in diabetic patients, whose lack of sensation due to nerve damage can lead to infection of a lesion...

2019 Black Box Neuroscience and Arts Talk – Biomusic (January 11, 2019)

At the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) Glen Site, Drs Sylvia & Richard Cruess Amphitheatre, ES1.1129...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 14, 2019)

Non-invasive bedside monitoring of cerebral blood flow and metabolism in the neonate
Invited Speaker: MATHIEU DESHAES, PHD

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - GUEST Speaker Seminar (January 8, 2019)

The presentation will summarize research and infrastructure efforts by the Department of Radiology in the application of Search, Natural Language Processing, and AI/Deep Learning...

Innovative biosensor technology reveals secrets of how drugs work

What if we could take advantage of a drug’s benefit without side effects? Stéphane Laporte, PhD is conducting research in his laboratory at the Glen...

RI-MUHC scientist receives Terry Fox funding to study metastatic sarcomas

As Terry Fox approached the city of Thunder Bay in Ontario on Sept. 1, 1980, a strange pain took hold of his chest. The 22-year-old had been...

Scientists identify new genetic causes linked to abnormal pregnancies and miscarriages

A team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and McGill University have identified...

How does cancer spread?

How does cancer spread? While studying human brain tumour cells, a team of scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University...

Another Medical Cold Case Cracked by the MUHC’s ‘Dr. House’

A team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) led by Dr. Donald Vinh, the RI-MUHC’s so-called...

Pediatric Research Seminar (December 17, 2018)

New mouse models and development of a molecular therapy for Hirschprung Disease
Invited Speaker: NICOLAS PILON, PHD

The 2018 RI-MUHC Annual Report is online!

We invite you to view the online version of the 2018 Annual Report of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)...

Celebrating the life of Dr. Margaret Becklake, a pioneer in clinical epidemiology and health outcomes research

We are all saddened by the passing of Dr. Margaret Becklake on October 17, 2018. Recognized globally for her work in respiratory medicine...