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New publication in BMJ Open

12 Jan New publication in BMJ Open

Dr Anick Bérard, PhD and her research team published a new study on the antidepressant use during pregnancy and the risk of major congenital malformations in a cohort of depressed pregnant women using the Quebec Pregnancy Cohort. Antidepressants with effects on serotonin reuptake during embryogenesis increased the risk of some organ-specific malformations in a cohort of pregnant women with depression.  To read more click here. Media coverage: nouvelles umontreal ;  medicalresearchonmedicaemaxhealth.

CIHR funding for the Preterm Birth Network Team

09 Dec CIHR funding for the Preterm Birth Network Team

Dr. Anick Bérard is a co-applicant for the "Preterm Birth Network Team Grant", which received a funding of $ 4,250,000 from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) in December 2016. The network also obtained a  10 millions fund guarantee for 2016-2021 from hospitals and research centers.

 

Dr. Jacques Balayla obtains a FRQS grant

29 Apr Dr. Jacques Balayla obtains a FRQS grant

Dr. Jacques Balayla has obtained a 2-years  scholarship grant from  the FRQS’s Master's Training for Applicants with a Professional Degree. His file was ranked 2nd highest in the province.