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Richard Bergeron, MD, PhD, FRCPC
613-729-0722
rbergeron@ohri.ca

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The Ottawa Hospital awarded $12.7M for research, double the national CIHR success rate
January 30, 2018 - Sixteen research groups at The Ottawa Hospital, affiliated with the University of Ottawa, have been awarded $12.7 million in the most recent project grant competition from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). This represents a success r
$240,000 to help researchers tackle the challenge of preventing strokes
June 22, 2016 - Dr. Richard Bergeron was awarded $240,000 by the Heart and Stroke Foundation to find a new way to protect the brain against stroke. So far acetylsalicylic acid (Aspirin) has been shown to be the best medication for patients at risk, but not every
$120,000 grant to help find ways to relieve cellular stress and prevent neurodegenerative diseases
May 27, 2015 - Would a never-ending assembly line of unfolded laundry stress you out? This is the situation faced by our cells every single day, except that in our cells the laundry is protein, and when too much unfolded protein builds up, our cells can become so s