• Canadian Critical Care Trials Group
    The Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG) is a highly collegial group that is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence and advancement of critical care research in Canada.
  • Canadian Critical Care Trials Group
    The CCCTG has are more than 30 research programs underway and over 100 peer-reviewed publications to its credit, with direct impact on clinical practice in critical care.
  • Canadian Critical Care Trials Group
    The Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG) is a national organization of more than 300 individuals with research interests in the management of the critically ill patient.
  • Canadian Critical Care Trials Group
    Endorsement by the CCCTG communicates our full commitment to ensure that the work is undertaken in a rigorous and ethical manner, and communicated in a timely and effective way.

François Lamontagne receives Chair on patient-centred research in acute care


François Lamontagne 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.