The Meakins-Christie Laboratories is a leading pulmonary research centre located in Montreal (Canada) and affiliated with McGill University, one of the top ranked universities in the world. Our overall mission is to better understand the pathobiology of respiratory disorders across the lifespan. The ultimate goal of our efforts is to drive innovations in respiratory disease prevention, diagnosis, and therapy. Research is focused around five primary themes: Chronic Airways Disease, Lung Injury and Infection, Neuromuscular Dysfunction in Respiratory Diseases, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Lung Cancer. Our faculty of world-class researchers work within the Translational Research in Respiratory Diseases Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre.
In the News
Dr. Dao Nguyen receives MI4 Seed Funding to develop rapid phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility testing
Daniela Massierer is a Postdoc Researcher and the winner of a McGill MedStar Award for Trainees.
March 24 was World TB Day 2021 and the McGill International TB Centre receives CIHR funds to continue its research.
Dr. Jun Ding, Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, joins the Meakins-Christie Labs in March.
Dr. Azuelos is dedicated to improving outcomes for ILD patients and their quality of life.
Dr. Basil Petrof is interviewed about the Montreal Chest Institute on Health Matters, February 28, 2021
Dr. Subash Sad will talk on ‘Fox03 and the Gut’ at the Meakins-Christie Labs Research Seminar on May 31, 2021.
Dr. Kevin Urdahl will speak on ‘T cell responses in the TB granuloma’ at the MCL Research Seminar on April 26, 2021.
Dora Xiong, an MSc student in the ab of Dr. Anne-Marie Lauzon, will present on April 19, 2021, a Work-in-Progress Seminar.