Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec Research Center-Université Laval

 

Director

Serge Rivest
Serge.Rivest@crchuq.ulaval.ca

Address

Direction de la recherche
Hôpital Saint-François d'Assise
10, rue de l'Espinay
Québec (Québec)
G1L 3L5
418 525-4461

Website

www.crchudequebec.ulaval.ca

Research areas : 7

Researchers : 262

Research areas Research themes

Endocrinology and nephrology

Director:
Pierre Julien

  • Molecular medicine of hormone-sensitive conditions
  • Mechanisms of action of steroid hormones
  • Endocrine and metabolic disorders
  • Vascular and renal disorders

Infectious and immune diseases

Director:
Barbara Papadopoulou

  • Microbial pathogenesis and host response
  • Parasitic diseases
  • Antimicrobial resistance mechanisms and development of personalized medicine diagnostic tools at the point of service
  • Population impacts of vaccines
  • Inflammation mechanisms
  • Bone and systemic autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Neuroscience

Director:
Guy Drolet

  • Neurodegenerative and neuro-oncological diseases
  • Neurovascular damage and trauma affecting the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nerves
  • Neurobiology of homeostasis and behaviours
  • Neuromusclar system disorders

Oncology

Director:
Jacques Huot

  • Cellular and molecular mechanisms of cancer
  • Urological and gynecological cancers
  • Breast cancer – Prevention, screening, care and quality of life
  • Radiation oncology, physics and medical imaging
  • Psychosocial oncology and palliative care

Reproduction, mother and youth health

Director:
Robert Sullivan

  • Reproduction and infertility
  • Pregnancy and fetal development
  • Newborn and child health

Public health and pratice-changing research

Director:
Michel Alary

  • Global and environmental health
  • Aging
  • Traumatology – emergency – intensive care
  • Knowledge transfer and assessment of health technologies and treatment approaches (TC-ETMIS)
  • Optimal treatment use

Regenerative medicine

Director:
Lucie Germain

  • Biomaterials, prostheses and implants
  • Tissue engineering and stem cells
  • Vision health