Welcome to the Meakins-Christie Laboratories

Respiratory research centre in Canada: The Meakins-Christie Laboratories of the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) and McGill University

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.

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25 Seconds to Save Bella

Dr. Kristof explains how the pediatric and adult hospitals worked together to save a patient with severe COVID-19.

2021 CRHP Distinction Award

Dr. Janaudis-Ferreira receives the CRHP’s 2021 Distinction Award in recognition of her contributions.


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Upcoming Events

Pranjal Seth – June 7, 2021

Pranjal Seth, Grad MSc student in the lab of Dr. Anne-Marie Lauzon, presents on June 7, 2021 @ 9am, a Work-in-Progress Seminar.

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