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Welcome to Emily Pye and Courtney Abbott 2 students from the The Atlantic Regional Training Centre (ARTC)

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New Students at St. Mary's Research Centre

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Congratulation to Dr. Susan Law and Dr. Donna Tataryn for the awarded grant from Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation

During the Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation gala on May 3rd, the results of the second edition of its province-wide 1 Million to Help Contest were revealed. We are proud to announce that Dr. Susan Law and Dr. Donna Tataryn were awarded a grant for the project: Behind every surgery, there’s a story - women sharing their experiences to help others prepare for breast surgery in the amount of 156 732$.

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Quebec Breast Cancer Foundation announcement



Congratulation to Dr. Jeannie Haggerty on her appointment  as Full Professor at Mcgill University

Please join me in congratulating Dr Jeannie Haggerty on her appointment on May 2, 2016 as full professor at McGill University.

She holds the first McGill Chair in Family and Community Medicine Research, based at St. Mary’s Hospital Centre and McGill University, and she is the Scientific Director of the Réseau de connassances en soins intégrés de premier ligne du Québec.

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2016 C.A.R.E. Grants awarded researchers

St. Mary's Research Centre has awarded 3 C.A.R.E. Grants in 2016 :

Dr. Rick Mah and his team for the project entitled ''Improving intubation through video reflexive ethnography: Towards a culture of collaborative learning givers'' ($ 19,800)

Dr. Sylvie Lambert and her team for the project entitled ''A mixed methods pilot study of the illness self-management skills, needs, barriers, and preferences for interventions among patients from a culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background and their family caregivers ''($ 20,000)

Dr. Susan Law and her team for the project entitled ''Introducing a Quiet Time on a Maternity Ward: Engaging Patients and Staff to Assess Benefits and Barriers ''($ 12,295)

The 2015-2016 CARE competition is generously funded by St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation




2016-2017 Research Centre Seminars

Next seminar 

Tuesday November 15, 2016, from 12:00 to 1:00, at the Auditorium

Should depression screening be part of routine care?   A look at the evidence

Brett D. Thombs, PhD,

Professor and William Dawson Scholar, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University and Senior Investigator; Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital

Next webinar Reseau-1 Québec on Friday October 28, 2016 from 12:00 to 13:00

Réseau-1 Québec is hosting its third webinar of the fall on Friday October 28, 2016 from noon to 1pm. Clare Heal, PhD, will present:

«Comparing non-sterile clean boxed gloves to sterile gloves for minor surgery. A prospective randomised controlled non-inferiority trial ».  

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Please note that this webinar is not accredited for MAINPRO-MI credits.

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