The Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CRCHUM) is the largest biomedical and healthcare research centre at Université de Montréal and one of the largest in Canada. More than 1 793 people work at the CRHUM, including 451 scientists and 433 graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.

The CRCHUM is unique in its proximity to the university hospital and its willingness to work in the three complementary research components: basic, clinical and population health research.

Opened in October 2013 and located in the heart of downtown Montreal, the CRCHUM obtained the LEED Gold environmental certification and has equipment on the cutting edge of technology



 The CRCHUM at a glance: mission, vision, research activities, core facilities and more. 

In numbers

En chiffres

Numbers and statistics on research at the CRCHUM, our research teams and facilities.

Management team

Comité exécutif 2017

Members of the executive, scientific and international advisory commitees of the CRCHUM.

Activity reports


Annual review of the CRCHUM activities, achievements and scientific breakthroughs.

Network of collaborators


Affiliated with the Université de Montréal, the CRCHUM collaborates with other research centres and partners.



The CHUM Research Centre from past to futur: the great moments that have marked its history.