Attention KHSC-Queen’s clinician researchers: In response to the international COVID-19 pandemic, Queen’s University’s Vice-Principal (Research) has launched an internal initiative to fund and support research projects that will contribute to the development, testing, and implementation of medical or social countermeasures to mitigate the rapid spread of the virus and its...Read more

From the lab to the field to the hospital bed, researchers at Kingston’s hospitals and Queen’s University are once again depicting the fascination of their work through Queen’s annual Art of Research photo competition. 

This year, to celebrate the fifth year of this initiative, the KGH Research Institute is sponsoring...Read more

A simple-to-use tool for screening patients suspected of severe stroke has improved those patients’ access to Endovascular Thrombectomy (EVT), a clot-removal procedure that reduces the patient’s risk of mortality and long-term disability, research at Kingston Health Sciences Centre has shown. 

The tool uses a few observational cues to help triage...Read more

New technology in the KGH Research Institute’s W.J. Henderson Centre for Patient-Oriented Research is helping scientists accelerate their search for the causes of bowel disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). 

Mass spectrometry equipment has transformed the centre’s Gastrointestinal Diseases Research Unit (GIDRU) lab into a state-of-the-art metabolomics facility....Read more