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Annual Symposium of the Small Animal Imaging Labs (SAIL) Platform (November 18, 2016)

We are pleased to announce the second edition of the Annual Symposium of the RI-MUHC Small Animal Imaging Labs (SAIL) Platform. We have gathered an outstanding group...

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...

BUILD grant could help solve the mysteries of deadly lung disease

Dr. Carolyn Baglole has been awarded a grant as part of the Boehringer Ingelheim Innovation in Understanding ILD (BUILD) program, in recognition...

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 2, 2017)

Instrumented gait analysis in children with CP and how physical exercise can impact gait efficiency using adapted conventional exercise...

Nida Haider

Nida Haider was awarded an FRQS doctoral scholarship and RI-MUHC studentships to study the role of adaptor proteins in obesity and diabetes...

Dr. Larry Lands receives Lifetime Achievement Award in Pediatric Respirology

Dr. Larry Lands, Professor of Pediatrics at McGill University’s Faculty of Medicine, Director of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine and the Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Clinic...

Pediatric Research Seminar (November 20, 2017)

Irish Cystinosis in French Canada: Lost in Translation
Invited Speaker: PAUL GOODYER, MD

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 16, 2017)

Developing Innovative Strategies to Recognize Cancer Predisposition Syndromes in Children with Cancer

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 (November 6, 2017)

Traumatic Brain Injury in Toddlers: A focus on social skills and behaviour

Mind the Brain! (November 26, 2016)

MIND THE BRAIN campaign is designed to educate and increase public awareness of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and research...

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 11, 2017)

Deleterious genomic variants contribute to cryptogenic forms of cerebral palsy
Invited Speaker: MICHAEL C. KRUER, MD

Eating protein three times a day could make our seniors stronger

Loss of muscle is an inevitable consequence of aging that can lead to frailty, falls or mobility problems. Eating enough protein is...

Searching for the “signature” causes of BRCAness in breast cancer

Breast cancer cells with defects in the DNA damage repair–genes BRCA1 and BRCA2 have a mutational signature...

Pediatric Research Seminar (October 23, 2017)

To Zika and Destroy: How to protect fetuses from Zika virus infection

Pediatric Research Seminar (September 18, 2017)

The Importance of Involving End-Users When Designing Interactive Health Technologies

Appointment of Dr. Kevin Lachapelle as Interim Director of the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning

Dr. Kevin Lachapelle has been appointed Interim Director of the Steinberg Centre for Simulation and Interactive Learning, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University...

Dr. Basil Petrof appointed Director of the Meakins-Christie Laboratories

Dr. Basil Petrof, Professor of Medicine, has been appointed Director of the Meakins-Christie Laboratories effective May 15, 2017...

Coming together: A good move for the Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation

Over 50 population health researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and their research teams...