Category Archives: Simon Rousseau

View his faculty profile here: Simon Rousseau, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, McGill University
Research Theme: Protein kinases and intracellular signaling pathways
Keywords: cystic fibrosis • bacterial infections • signal transduction • protein phosphorylation • inflammation
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Dr. Simon Rousseau and Dr. Jean Bourbeau of the RESP Program at the Research Institute of the MUHC are recipients of QRHN 2020-2021 Project Grants

RESP researchers receive QRHN funding

Congratulations to the following RESP researchers for receiving 2020-2021 grants from the Quebec Respiratory Health Research Network.

  • Dr. Simon Rousseau – awarded a Team Projects grant for his project: “Impact of prior coticosteroids therapy for airway diseases on COVID-19 clinical trajectory”.
  • Dr. Jean Bourbeau – awarded a Priority Projects grant for his project: “Impact of the environment on the development and aggravation of obstructive and remodelling lung diseases”.

More about the Quebec Respiratory Health Research Network (QRHN).

COVID-19 biobank in Quebec to collect samples and support infrastructure

Quebec COVID-19 Biobank

The FRQ will support a new province-wide COVID-19 Biobank. McGill researchers, including Dr. Simon Rousseau, will lead a new task force designed to facilitate and coordinate collection of samples and data from COVID-19 patients across Quebec.

Read the McGill Reporter article here:

FRQ to create a province-wide COVID-19 Biobank

Read the RI-MUHC News article here:

FRQ to create a province-wide COVID-19 Biobank: RI-MUHC researchers take leading roles in the initiative