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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
Mme Ariane Lechasseur
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.