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Jul 29, 2019, 14:45 ET Improved access to pediatric medicines in Canada - The Pediatric Formulations Centre of the CHU Sainte-Justine welcomes the announcement of Minister Petitpas Taylor

MONTREAL, July 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Goodman Pediatric Formulations Centre of the CHU Sainte-Justine welcomes the new measures announced by the Canadian government to facilitate access to...


Nov 13, 2018, 10:28 ET World Prematurity Day - 17 November 2018 - CHU Sainte-Justine presents series of promising initiatives

MONTRÉAL, Nov. 13, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Each year in Québec, some 7.5% of newborns, representing a total of close to 6000 infants, are born prior to the 37th week of pregnancy. Despite often...


Sep 26, 2018, 14:32 ET CHU Sainte-Justine sets up North America's first Mother and Child Infectious Diseases Centre

MONTRÉAL, Sept. 26, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Transmitted from mother to child during pregnancy or immediately after birth, infections caused by viruses or bacteria such as HIV, hepatitis B and C,...


Sep 19, 2018, 11:55 ET Media Invitation - Setup of North America's first Mother and Child Infectious Diseases Centre at CHU Sainte-Justine

MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The battle against infections transmitted from mother to child during pregnancy or immediately after birth – HIV, hepatitis B and C, cytomegalovirus (CMV),...


Mar 28, 2018, 06:00 ET Semaine de la qualité et de l'innovation: April 5 to 12, 2018

MONTRÉAL, March 28, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Artificial intelligence working for newborns or supporting people suffering from anxiety, virtual reality to treat stuttering, inspiring journeys in nursing...


Mar 21, 2018, 06:00 ET From April 5 to 12, CHU Sainte-Justine is highlighting innovation through 200 activities featuring more than 130 agents of change

MONTRÉAL, March 21, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The 2018 edition of the Semaine de la qualité et de l'innovation of the Centre hospitalier universitaire (CHU) Sainte-Justine will take place from April 5 to...


Nov 07, 2016, 07:00 ET /R E P R I S E -- Convocation médias - Inauguration du bâtiment des unités spécialisées et du Centre de recherche du CHU Sainte-Justine/

MONTRÉAL, le 6 nov. 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - M. Fabrice Brunet, PDG du CHUM-CHU Sainte-Justine, et Mme Maud Cohen, PDG de la Fondation CHU Sainte-Justine, vous invitent à l'inauguration des deux nouveaux...


Nov 06, 2016, 15:30 ET Convocation médias - Inauguration du bâtiment des unités spécialisées et du Centre de recherche du CHU Sainte-Justine

MONTRÉAL, le 6 nov. 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - M. Fabrice Brunet, PDG du CHUM-CHU Sainte-Justine, et Mme Maud Cohen, PDG de la Fondation CHU Sainte-Justine, vous invitent à l'inauguration des deux nouveaux...


Oct 31, 2016, 17:54 ET Media Advisory - Unveiling of the Special Care Unit and Research Centre at the CHU Sainte-Justine!

MONTRÉAL, Oct. 31, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Fabrice Brunet, CEO of the CHUM-CHU Sainte-Justine, and Ms. Maud Cohen, CEO of the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation, invite you to the unveiling of the CHU...


Apr 28, 2015, 11:30 ET Pediatric Oncology - Together in the fight against childhood cancer

MONTREAL, April 28, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - An exceptional collective gift of $12.5 million is making it possible for the CHU Sainte-Justine to proudly announce a series of major pediatric oncology...


Apr 13, 2015, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - International meeting in Montreal - The future of Canada's big health data banks

MONTREAL, April 13, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - In Montreal on April 16 and 17, scientists, decision-makers and the business community from across Canada will gather for the first time, along with regional...


Apr 01, 2015, 11:00 ET CHU Sainte-Justine announces the creation of Canada's first Intellectual Disability Research Chair

An extraordinary $3-million gift from the Sandra and Alain Bouchard Foundation gives hope to 160,000 children and adults throughout the province of Quebec MONTREAL, April 1, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The...


Jan 26, 2015, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- CHU Sainte-Justine - Media Invitation/

MONTREAL, Jan. 22, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dr. Fabrice Brunet, Chief Executive Officer of CHU Sainte-Justine, and Maud Cohen, President and Executive Director of the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation, invite ...


Jan 22, 2015, 10:00 ET CHU Sainte-Justine - Media Invitation

MONTREAL, Jan. 22, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Dr. Fabrice Brunet, Chief Executive Officer of CHU Sainte-Justine, and Maud Cohen, President and Executive Director of the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation, invite ...


Apr 22, 2014, 07:30 ET A Third of Quebecers Do Not Adequately Manage their Diabetes, Hypertension and Hypercholesterolemia, Reveals CARTaGENE

CARTaGENE now accepting volunteers for the first time to further enrich Quebec's biobank MONTREAL, April 22, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - A study based on the blood and health data of more than 20,000...


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...


Feb 13, 2013, 09:57 ET Dr. Alain Moreau named Director for Research at the Sainte-Justine UHC

MONTREAL, Feb. 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Dr. Alain Moreau has been named Director for Research at the Sainte-Justine University Hospital Center (Sainte-Justine UHC), succeeding Dr. Guy Rouleau. Dr....


Jan 14, 2013, 08:30 ET Scientific Project Collects Health Data On 1 In 200 Quebecers

Citizens of six cities in Quebec will be called in the coming weeks to participate MONTREAL, Jan. 14, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - This is the largest recruitment in the general population for a scientific...


Apr 11, 2012, 16:45 ET The Sainte-Justine UHC receives $3M to study the long-term effects of leukemia treatment in children within the framework of a new pan-Canadian network

The study of genetic determinants may lead to an alleviation of adverse effects in pediatric cancer survivors MONTREAL, April 11, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Thanks to $3M in funding from the Canadian...


Jan 16, 2012, 14:40 ET Worldwide announcement of a revolutionary surgical technique for perforations of the eardrum

20-MINUTE PROCEDURE IN OUTPATIENT CLINIC WITHOUT GENERAL ANESTHESIA MAY REPLACE LONG AND COSTLY DAY SURGERY MONTREAL, Jan. 16, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - A revolutionary surgical technique for treating...


Sep 21, 2010, 11:18 ET FUTURE PARENTS ARE INVITED TO TAKE PART IN A NEW STUDY ON PERINATAL HEALTH
AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT

MONTREAL, Sept. 21 /CNW Telbec/ - Approximately 5,000 families (pregnant women, fathers and newborns) are being asked to take part in a new study called Étude 3-D (Découvrir, Développer, Devenir)...


Sep 16, 2010, 14:05 ET EVEN MORE POWERFUL CLINICAL DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT TOOLS FOR CHILDHOOD
LEUKEMIA

MONTREAL, Sept. 16 /CNW Telbec/ - The Terry Fox Foundation in collaboration with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) 's Institute of Cancer Research announce today the awarding of a...


Aug 17, 2010, 11:05 ET Modernizing the CHU Sainte-Justine

A major investment for mothers, children and teenagers MONTREAL, Aug. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - The Quebec government approved a $995-million budget to modernize the CHU Sainte-Justine's existing facilities...