is now the holder of a research Chair
created through a partnership between the Foundations of the Université de Sherbrooke, the CHU de Sherbrooke, the Centre de Recherche du CHUS and the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of the University of Sherbrooke.
The objective of the Chair is to improve acute care by:
Allowing the implementation of research projects that compare the efficacy, safety and costs of already available treatments or new ones;
Promoting the integration of research into the routine care, mainly in the care of the critically ill, and the development of an inter-professional collaborative culture;
Ensuring the use of best practices by disseminating convincing and conclusive data related to hospital based care;
Training a highly skilled succession in clinical research focused on the patient;
Creating a center of expertise in clinical research center focused on the patient in Sherbrooke.
This research chair aligns with the CCCTG's focus on quality of care.