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 Responsible(s)

Nursing sciences

Hélène Racine
McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Jean-Pierre Bonin
Université de Montréal / Faculté des sciences infirmières

Catherine Pugnaire Gros
McGill University / Institut de recherche en santé mentale Douglas

Biological sciences

Naguib Mechawar
McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Laurent Descarries
Université de Montréal / Département de pathologies et biologie cellulaire

Clinical sciences

Johanne Renaud
McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Monique Séguin
Université du Québec en Outaouais / Département de psychoéducation et de psychologie
Jean-Jacques Breton
Hôpital Rivières-des-prairies / Service de recherche

Human sciences

Laurence Kirmayer
Hôpital général juif / Institut de psychiatrie communautaire et familiale

 

Common resources Responsible(s)

Brain Bank Platform

Naguib Mechawar
McGill University / Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Health and Social services Platform

Alain Lesage
Université de Montréal / Centre de recherche Fernand-Seguin

Elham Rahme
McGill University / McGill University Health Centre

*The mission comes from the network's website.