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Scientific committee

The scientific committee is composed of:

  • the Executive committee (non-voting members)
  • the director and a co-director of each research axis
  • the infrastructure managers
  • of the Knowledge transfer program manager
  • the head of the ethics group
  • a student member

The members of the Scientific committee

Dr Philippe Jouvet
Director of the QRHN
Dr Jamila Shakir
Assistant director
Dr André Dagenais
Administrative coordinator of the QRHN
Dr Jean-Paul Praud
Axis director
Physiological breathing disorders, accompanied by one of the 3 co-directors of this axis
Dr Philippe Joubert
Axis director
Environment / Genetics / Cancer, accompanied by one of the 3 co-directors of this axis
Dr Mathieu Morissette
Acting director of the axis
Obstructive diseases and remodeling, accompanied by one of the 3 co-directors of this axis
Dr Roger C Levesque
Axis director
Pulmonary Infections and Pathogens, accompanied by one of the 3 co-directors of this axis
Dr Louis-Philippe Boulet
Head of the Knowledge Transfer Program
Dr Éric Rousseau
Head of the Biomedical Telematics Laboratory
Dr Simon Rousseau
Head of the Biobank
M Samuel Mailhot-Larouche
Student

The role of the Scientific committee

  • When creating new projects (research axes, infrastructures, platforms and common research services), evaluate the scientific quality, the innovative aspect and the coherence with all the activities of the QRHN,
  • promote and be a representative of the QRHN in national and international conferences,
  • can be consulted for a specific scientific issue,
  • to be able to make any proposals regarding the orientation of research and promotion activities in the QRHN,
  • be able to propose a process and criteria for selecting emerging projects and feasibility studies, start-up projects,
  • approve the appointments of the Assistant director and members of the Executive committee proposed to it by the Director of the QRHN.