Codirectors : 
Philippe Jouvet, Jamila Chakir

Address : 
Centre de recherche du CHU Sainte-Justine
3175, chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal
H3T 1C5

Research areas :

Researchers : 

Students and postdoctoral fellows : 

. Mission


The mission of the Network is to provide a Quebec infrastructure that allows the development of respiratory health research, support the next generation, make our researchers more competitive and facilitate collaboration, synergy and constructive partnerships at the provincial, national and international levels. The role of the RHN is to better understand the causes of respiratory diseases, facilitate the development of new therapeutic approaches and ultimately, improve the respiratory health care of the population.

Research areasPrincipal investigator

Physiological breathing disorders

Jean-Paul Praud,
Université de Sherbrooke / Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke


Philippe Joubert,
Université Laval / Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec

Pulmonary Infections and Pathogens

Roger C Lévesque,
Université Laval / Institut de biologie intégrative et des systèmes (IBIS)

Obstructive diseases and remodeling

Jean-Pierre Lavoie,
Université de Montréal
Biomedical telematics laboratoryEric Rousseau,
Université de Sherbrooke
BiobankSimon Rousseau,
McGill University / Meakins-Christie Laboratories (IR-CUSM)

*La mission est tirée du site Web du réseau.