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Welcome to the Meakins-Christie Laboratories

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.

Meakins 50th Anniversary

May 2023
Details on a 50th Anniversary Symposium to be announced

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Upcoming Events

Michael Zhou – December 5, 2022

Michael Zhou, Grad MSc student in the lab of James Martin, MD, will present on December 5, 2022, at 9:00 am, part of the Meakins-Christie Work-in-Progress Seminars.

Emily Wilson – December 12, 2022

Emily Wilson, Grad PhD student in the lab of Carolyn Baglole, PhD, will present on December 12, 2022 at 9:00 am, part of the Work-in-Progress Seminars.

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