CATALIS and its partners mark International Clinical Trials Day

To mark International Clinical Trials Day, on May 20, 2019, we will recognize the commitment of all research professionals who believe in the importance of clinical trials in generating innovative treatments for Quebec’s patients and citizens.


Standard operating procedures to harmonize ethical reviews of clinical research projects in Quebec

CATALIS and its collaborators have announced the publication of a series of standard operating procedures (SOPs) that meet the highest ethical standards for the conduct of clinical trials in Quebec.


CATALIS and the McPeak-Sirois Group collaborate to promote the growth of clinical research in Quebec

The two organizations are joining forces to maximize the human and economic benefits of clinical trials province-wide.


Pooling Quebec’s clinical research resources to provide better patient care

How to propel Quebec to global leadership in early clinical research? Dr. Marc Rivière, the new chair of the board of directors of CATALIS Quebec, shares his vision.


A new tool for monitoring clinical research performance in Quebec

CATALIS has announced the implementation of a new automated performance report that will allow public institutions in the health and social service network to more easily access their clinical research performance data.


Novartis and Roche join the CATALIS Initiative

Novartis and Roche Join the CATALIS Initiative Industry partnership will help establish Quebec as a global leader in early stage clinical research MONTREAL, February 6, 2019— The CATALIS initiative is proud to announce that pharmaceutical companies Novartis and Roche have joined its partner network. A mere two years after its creation, CATALIS Québec has succeeded in mobilizing Quebec’s key players

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The CATALIS initiative celebrates new partners

The CATALIS initiative celebrates new partners Private and public funding provide essential support and highlight Quebec’s role in the field of early stage clinical trials BOSTON, June 5th, 2018 –  A year following its launch at the BIO conference in 2017, the CATALIS initiative is today proud to announce the arrival of new partners, both financial and medical, which will further

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Merck Canada provides financial and expert support to CATALIS

Progression of Quebec’s world-class Early Clinical Research Ecosystem Merck Canada provides financial and expert support to CATALIS MONTREAL, Quebec (May 9, 2018) – CATALIS is proud to announce that Merck Canada confirms financial and expert support for its early clinical research initiative. This support from Merck Canada contributes to the promotion of this world-class field of research in Quebec. “At

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Successful start for CATALIS

Successful start for CATALIS: initiative gains momentum, strengthening interest in the life sciences ecosystem MONTRÉAL (Quebec), October 25, 2017 —CATALIS presented its five-year plan to their partners’ that will set in motion the initiative announced in the Quebec government’s 2017-2027 Québec Life Sciences Strategy. The mission of CATALIS Quebec Clinical Trials, formerly known as the Early Stage Clinical Trials (ESCT) initiative,

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Danika Laberge named general manager of CATALIS

Danika Laberge named general manager of CATALIS MONTRÉAL (Québec) July 21, 2017 — The CQDM and CATALIS’ executive committee are announcing that Ms. Danika Laberge has been named the organization’s Manager General. “It is with great pleasure that CATALIS’ executive committee has appointed Danika Laberge to the position of Manager General of CATALIS”, stated Diane Gosselin, CQDM’s President and Chief

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