Joining the McPeak-Sirois Group

The roll-out of the Programme Accès-recherche Dr. André-Robidoux follows a structured process and is supervised by the Group’s Executive Scientific Committee and Board of Directors.

The CIUSSS-de-l’Est-de-l’Île-de-Montréal – Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont and the CIUSSS de l’Estrie – Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke, joined the four founding institutions of the Group through its Programme Accès-recherche as Associate members in April 2017 and May 2018 respectively.

In July 2019, the CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal – St Mary’s Hospital was the first Affiliate member to join the Group. In March 2020, it was the CISSS de Montérégie-Centre – Hôpital Charles-Le Moyne and the CIUSSS du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean – Hôpital de Chicoutimi that joined the Group as Affiliate members, followed by the CIUSSS du Nord-de-l’Île-de-Montréal – Hôpital du Sacré-Cœur-de-Montréal in July 2021 and CISSS de Lanaudière – Centre hospitalier régional de Lanaudière in July 2023.

Hospitals or researchers wishing to join the Group can do so by contacting us at or by contacting a member of the Executive Scientific Committee.