Québec Network on Suicide, Mood Disorders and Related Disorders

 

Director

Gustavo Turecki
gustavo.turecki@mcgill.ca

Codirector

Alain Lesage
alesage@ssss.gouv.qc.ca

Address

Institut universitaire en santé mentale Douglas
6875, boul. Lasalle, pavillon FBC
Montréal, QC
H4H 1R3

Website

www.reseausuicide.qc.ca

Number of strategic alliances or research axes: : 4

Researchers : 60

The RQSHA is co-financed with the Fonds de recherche du Québec - Société et culture (FRQSC).

Mission

This network brings together researchers from different backgrounds to investigate suicide, mood disorders and its interface with substance disorders using a large variety of complementary methods and conceptual approaches, to promote the development of research for the prevention of suicide in Québec.

Strategic alliances or research axes Affiliation

Nursing Sciences

Principal investigators:
Hélène Racine
Catherine Pugnaire Gros
Jean-Pierre Bonin

  • McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute
  • Université de montréal / Faculté des sciences infirmières

Biological Sciences

Principal investigators:
Naguib Mechawar
Laurent Descarries

  • McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute
  • Université de Montréal / Département de pathologies et biologie cellulaire

Cinical Sciences

Principal investigators:
Johanne Renaud
Monique Séguin
Jean-Jacques Breton

  • McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute
  • Université du Québec en Outaouais / Département de psychoéducation et de psychologie
  • Hôpital Rivières-des-prairies / Service de recherche

Human Sciences

Principal investigator:
Laurence Kirmayer

  • Hôpital général juif / Institut de psychiatrie communautaire et familiale
Common Resources Affiliation

Brain Bank Platform

Naguib Mechawar

  • McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Health and Social services Platform

Principal investigators:
Alain Lesage
Elham Rahme

  • Université de Montréal / Centre de recherche Fernand-Seguin
  • Université McGill / Centre universitaire de santé McGill

*The mission comes from the network's website.