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Cancer Research Program Seminar (April 18, 2017)

“Cell Plasticity in Cancer”
Guest Speaker: Lynne-Marie Postovit, MD, PhD

Proteomics Platform: Seminar #1 (April 20, 2017)

Rapid Characterization of Cancer with Ambient Mass Spectrometry Methods & How Multimodal Imaging Can Help...

Interview with Dr. Isabel Fortier

When I was little, I was fascinated by the way the human body works. Later I decided to study biology to find out more about it, and I went into epidemiology for my doctorate...

Encouraging results for patients with aggressive brain cancer

Being diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor is devastating news for patients and their loved ones. Whereas some types...

Pediatric Research Seminar (May 1, 2017)

Development of biomarkers for perinatal inflammatory brain injury
Invited Speaker: GREGORY A. LODYGENSKY, MD

Apply to the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

Concordia University's John Molson School of Business (JMSB) and the RI-MUHC have an established agreement to provide graduate level academic business training to research trainees...

Information Sessions on the Graduate Certificate in Business Administration (April 11 and April 27, 2017)

Join the Desjardins Centre for Advanced Training of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and the John Molson School of Business (JMSB) at this information session to learn about...

Dr. Patricia Tonin receives the Karen Campbell Award for Research Excellence

Dr. Patricia Tonin, professor of the McGill University departments of Medicine and Human Genetics and associate leader of the Cancer Research Program of the Research Institute...

Trainees from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre thrive in three-minute thesis competition

Research trainees from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre took home the top three prizes recently at...

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...

Dr. Morag Park awarded prestigious Robert L. Noble Prize

Dr. Morag Park, Professor of Biochemistry, Medicine and Oncology and Director of the Goodman Cancer Research Centre at McGill...

A little flower for a great cause (March 30-31, 2017)

During Daffodil Month, the Canadian Cancer Society (CSC) will be selling flowers for a...

Pediatric Research Seminar (April 3, 2017)

The SUMO system: putting the squeeze on chromatin?
Invited Speaker: BRIAN RAUGHT, PHD

Multidisciplinary research moves the science of chemotherapy delivery forward

Congratulations to Dr. Danuta Radzioch, a co-investigator on the project awarded...

Pediatric Research Seminar (March 13, 2017)

The biology and functions of the proprotein convertases in health and disease
Invited Speaker: NABIL G. SEIDAH, PHD, OQ, MC, FRSC

Brain Boost (March 30, 2017)

How your brain controls you: you might want to sleep on it

Progress on new platforms at the Glen: Bioinformatics, Biobank and CL3

Set for a spring 2017 launch, the Bioinformatics Platform is taking shape under its new director, Dr. Jean-Baptiste Rivière. Joël Lafond-Lapalme, a bioinformatician...

Creating a Community to Advance Global Health Diagnostics

In his latest Huffington Post blog entry, Dr. Madhukar Pai, Director of McGill Global Health Programs speaks to the dearth...

A prescription with legs!

A study from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) shows that physician-delivered step count...

What is high Lipoprotein(a), and should I be concerned?

A team of researchers from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center (RI-MUHC) found that elevations in a unusual...