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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.

Major scientific achievement gives hope to families affected by 4H leukodystrophy

RI-MUHC team creates first representative model of this rare disease

Medical writing: caution warranted if using ChatGPT

Researchers from CHU Sainte-Justine and the Montreal Children's Hospital recently asked ChatGPT 20 medical questions...

In Memoriam: I. Barry Pless, MD, OC

Throughout his life, Dr. Pless was a tireless advocate for children’s health

Celebrating Pride Month with the first Pride in Research seminar

The RI-MUHC led a one-hour webinar to explore the perspectives of LGBTQIA2S+ people in the research space

The 2023 McGill Clinical Innovation Competition results are out

RI-MUHC researchers and trainees collaborate on four winning teams

A new research study may reduce surgical interventions for baby girls

Work by a team of child health researchers from the RI-MUHC and across Canada provides new insights into treatment for fetal ovarian cysts

Defining pain in children to improve and personalize treatment

The work of RI-MUHC researchers leads to a new treatment protocol

Researchers discover new gene variant causing inherited lung disease in Inuit

The newly discovered gene variant could contribute to high rates of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia in Inuit populations

A genetic mutation found to cause chronic lung disease in indigenous children

A rare genetic mutation could explain why indigenous children have greatly increased rates of respiratory...

MUHC opens Quebec’s first multidisciplinary referral centre for endometriosis

EndoCARES offers state-of-the-art clinical care and will enhance basic, epidemiological and clinical research...

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