Paul Hébert

Hebert, Paul THUMBNAIL

Paul Hébert, MD

Centre de recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l’université de Montréal (CHUM)

Member: Research Management Committee

Theme Lead: Acute/Critical Care

Principal Investigator:

2015 Transformative Grant Program Pilot Study — Better tArgetting, Better outcomes for frail ELderly patients (BABEL) (TG 2015-15-P)

2014 (Fall) Strategic Impact Grant — Care of frail, acutely ill older persons: Making health care work like a system (SIG 2014F-31)

Paul C. Hébert is Physician-in-Chief at the Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM), a Senior Scientist at the Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montreal (CRCHUM) and a Full Professor in the Department of Medicine of the Université de Montréal. Previously, he was a Senior Scientist in the Clinical Epidemiology Program at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute (OHRI) for over 14 years, and a Full Professor at the University of Ottawa in the Critical Care Medicine Department, with cross-appointments to the Department of Anaesthesiology and the Department of Epidemiology & Community Medicine. Dr. Hébert is the current Chair of the Canadian Critical Care Trials Group (CCCTG). From January 2007 to September 2011, Dr. Hébert was Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ), and throughout his tenure, he was an agent of change, revitalizing this important publication during a challenging time for journal publishing. Since Dr. Hébert’s first faculty appointment, he has published over 300 articles and editorials, secured more than $44 million in research funds, has trained or mentored numerous students and fellows, has participated on national peer review panels (including CIHR and CFHI), and received numerous honours and awards. He was elected to Fellowship in the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences in June 2010.