Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health

Welcome to the FIRH!

The Firestone Institute for Respiratory Health (FIRH) is based out of St. Joseph's Healthcare in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and is affiliated with McMaster University. Clinical, research and educational activities are integrated and largely collaborative within the FIRH. The intent of this institute is to provide optimal patient care through clinical practice, translational research and the training of health care professionals.

Upcoming Events

If you'd like to get access to these events, please contact us!

Regional Respirology Clinical Rounds

Tuesdays 9:00 AM (ET)

Contact: bryczkav@mcmaster.ca

Regional Respirology Research Rounds

Tuesdays 10:00 AM (ET)

Contact: bryczkav@mcmaster.ca

MIRC Immunology Research Seminar

Wednesdays 9:00 AM (EDT)

Contact: hasenacf@mcmaster.ca

Technological Advances in Research (TART) Seminars

Last Thursday of the Month 2:00 PM (ET)

Contact: naiels@mcmaster.ca


Recent News

Nisarg Radadia is a Masters candidate in Medical Sciences, working in Dr. Sarah Svenningen's lab. He attended the Canadian Respiratory Research Network annual general meeting in Ottawa in October 2022, where he won first place in a Trainee Lightning Round competition for his oral presentation entitled “Prevalence & Clinical Relevance of Abnormal Ventilation prior to Lung Cancer Resection”.  Congratulations Nisarg!




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