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Apr 24, 2017, 11:00 ET TransMedTech Institute: propelling Québec to the forefront of health technology innovation

MONTRÉAL, April 24, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - What if researchers, physicians, engineers, patients, students, equipment vendors, and public health system stakeholders all worked together to devise the...


Feb 24, 2014, 15:52 ET About 1 in 10 patients suffer pain up to 2 years after cardiac surgery

MONTREAL, Feb. 24, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - About 10% of patients who have had cardiac surgery suffer from persistent postoperative pain 2 years after surgery, according to a large, multicentre study...


Feb 14, 2014, 17:05 ET CHUM Research Centre receives $18.4 million for Opti-Thera project

MONTREAL, Feb. 14, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal Research Centre (CRCHUM) has received $18.4 million in public- and private-sector funding to carry out the...


Oct 28, 2013, 11:41 ET International Forum on Health - Good to go for the second edition in 2014!

MONTREAL, Oct. 28, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Over 700 experts from various backgrounds including the health and education sectors as well as industrial and business partners took part in the first edition...


Oct 21, 2013, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- International Forum on Health - When stakeholders from all fields work together to improve health/

MONTREAL, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The very first International Forum on Health (IFH) will be held in Montreal from October 22 to 24, 2013. The Forum is organized by the 5 University Health...


Oct 15, 2013, 12:39 ET International Forum on Health - When stakeholders from all fields work together to improve health

MONTREAL, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The very first International Forum on Health (IFH) will be held in Montreal from October 22 to 24, 2013. The Forum is organized by the 5 University Health...


Jun 26, 2013, 13:15 ET A breakthrough in the fight against triple-negative breast cancer: A team of Canadian and Australian researchers discover a promising treatment avenue

MONTREAL, June 26, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - An international research team of Canadian and Australian scientists led by CRCHUM's Dr. John Stagg have found that an enzyme in triple-negative breast cancer...


Apr 16, 2013, 16:33 ET Major investment in neurological research: $10.8 million for new diagnostics tests for drug resistant epilepsy

MONTREAL, April 16, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - A team led by Dr. Patrick Cossette at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre* (CRCHUM) has been awarded $10.8 million from Genome Quebec and...


Nov 28, 2012, 10:25 ET Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships - 2012 Gold Prize for Financing the New CHUM

MONTREAL, Nov. 28, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (CCPPP) has awarded the Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM), the Collectif Santé Montréal ...


Oct 01, 2012, 05:59 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Healthy Aging: Mission Impossible?/

Quebec Network for Research on Aging - Annual Research Days MONTREAL, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Quebec Network for Research on Aging's (QNRA) 10th annual Research Days will be held in...


Sep 27, 2012, 16:41 ET Media advisory - Healthy Aging: Mission Impossible?

Quebec Network for Research on Aging - Annual Research Days MONTREAL, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Quebec Network for Research on Aging's (QNRA) 10th annual Research Days will be held in...


Sep 12, 2012, 15:22 ET An international award for the future CHUM Research Centre

MONTREAL, Sept. 12, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The future CHUM Research Centre (CRCHUM) has received Infrastructure Investment Award for Best Social Project, 2012, from Great Britain's World Finance...


Jul 25, 2012, 10:00 ET New pan-Canadian Terry Fox Research Institute network receives close to $4-million to find better tools to treat prostate cancer

What forms of prostate cancer require immediate treatment and which don't? MONTREAL, July 25, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer and the third-leading cause of...


Mar 21, 2012, 11:48 ET Hope for patients with Cushing's disease

A TEAM OF CHUM RESEARCHERS PARTICIPATE IN AN INTERNATIONAL STUDY TO DEVELOP A NEW THERAPY MONTREAL, March 21, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Dr. André Lacroix, an endocrinologist at the Centre hospitalier de...


Mar 21, 2012, 05:59 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Development of a new medical therapy for Cushing's disease/

MONTREAL, March 20, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The direction of CHUM invites media representatives to a media briefing during which Dr. André Lacroix, Endocrinologist and Professor of Medicine at Université ...


Mar 20, 2012, 11:21 ET Media Advisory - Development of a new medical therapy for Cushing's disease

MONTREAL, March 20, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The direction of CHUM invites media representatives to a media briefing during which Dr. André Lacroix, Endocrinologist and Professor of Medicine at Université ...


Mar 09, 2012, 10:38 ET /R E P E A T -- Construction of a Pedestrian Tunnel for the New CHUM - Complete Closure of Viger Avenue as of March 12, 2012/

MONTREAL, March 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Construction of a major pedestrian tunnel linking the hospital to its Research centre will require the complete closure of Viger Avenue between Saint-Denis and...


Mar 06, 2012, 15:41 ET CHUM Awarded Two Prestigious Prizes

MONTREAL, March 6, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Project Finance International presented awards at the acclaimed Deals of the Year Awards ceremony in New York last week to the Centre hospitalier de...


Mar 01, 2012, 14:00 ET Construction of a Pedestrian Tunnel for the New CHUM - Complete Closure of Viger Avenue as of March 12, 2012

MONTREAL, March 1, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Construction of a major pedestrian tunnel linking the hospital to its Research centre will require the complete closure of Viger Avenue between Saint-Denis and...


Feb 13, 2012, 09:42 ET The CRCHUM receives $2.8 M for research into cancer prevention

MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - A team led by Dr Jack Siemiatycki of the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) with Dr Michael Pollak of McGill University has received the...