The Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal was created thanks to Dr. Jacques Genest’s perseverance, and with the help of his associate, Marcel Piché.
The development of clinical research in Montreal was filled with obstacles and controversy, but eventually led to the first research centre in Quebec to unite fundamental researchers and clinicians under one roof.
Do you know the turning point in the IRCM’s history? Which affiliations were essential to its foundation? What objectives have guided the institute since its creation? Find out the answers to all your questions in this section.