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Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) - CHILD/ADULT Seminar (January 23, 2019)

Sleep-disordered breathing during pregnancy and subsequent impact on childhood health outcomes
Presenters: Sushmita Pamidi, MD, M.Sc. and Evelyn Constantin, MD, M.Sc.

Rare Disease Research Day: Research and Reach-Out (February 28, 2019)

To celebrate Rare Disease Day, the RI-MUHC Consortium for Rare Disease Research (CRDR) is planning a ½ day multidisciplinary event to...

Confronting a killer

Defeating tuberculosis (TB) will require in-depth collaboration, including researchers, medical professionals but also the communities...

Annette Majnemer reappointed Vice-Dean, Education, McGill Faculty of Medicine

Annette Majnemer, OT, PhD, has been reappointed to the position of Vice-Dean, Education, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, effective immediately...

Two awards for Dr. Robyn Tamblyn

Over the last several months Robyn Tamblyn, PhD, senior scientist at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre...

Heart & Stroke honours RI-MUHC researcher

On November 14, the Heart and Stroke Foundation honoured three researchers – including two McGill faculty members – with an award...

Pediatric Research Seminar (January 28, 2019)

Genes and mechanism of androgenetic hydatidiform moles: an answer to a 40-year old question
Invited Speaker: RIMA SLIM, PHD

"Emergence of Health Research as a Data Science". The Henry G. Friesen Annual Lecture in Health Research (January 24, 2019)

Speaker: Dr. David Naylor, OC, MD, DPhil, FRCPC, FRSC, FCAHS. 2018 Henry G. Friesen International Prize Winner in Health Research. Emeritus President, University of Toronto.

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 11, 2019)

Delivery of concussion information to young people: How can we turn our words into more effective action?
Invited Speaker: JEFF CARON, PHD

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...

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...

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...