Quebec network

research students

about pain

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The Quebec Network of Student Pain Researchers (QNJPI) was created to bring together student-researchers in the field of pain and promote the creation of new collaborations between students within the various universities of Quebec.

The last news

The next luncheon of the Quebec Pain Research Network (RQRD) will take place on September 30, 2022 from 12h to 13h.


The Quebec Pain Research Network (RQR), the Quebec Population Health Research Network (RRSPQ) and the Intersectoral Health Research Network of the University of Quebec (RISUQ) are pleased to invite you to the Symposium « Intersectoral research: why and how? », an opportunity to discuss success stories and an opportunity for co-construction.

WHEN: June 13 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  

The online event is for free, open to everyone, but registration is required. To do this, see the link below.


** NEW! **
If you or a colleague stands out for their achievements, you can publish your recent achievements related to your research in the field of pain via the new initiative called
“Good student shots! »


  • Publications
  • Prizes, distinctions, honorable mentions
  • Events organized by our members
  • Knowledge transfer material (e.g. blog, popular science article, videos)


Send a message via “Messenger” or email to the RQECD (contact@qnjpi-rqecd.caby briefly describing (max 300 words) what your dissemination proposal consists of as well as the link with research on pain and why it would be interesting for the RQECD to publish it.

Good luck students

The student successes are recognitions for the students of the Network who distinguish themselves by their achievements, their efforts and their commitment in the field of pain. This distinction can be manifested through publications, prizes, organization of events, creation of knowledge transfer material, academic involvement, as long as the activity demonstrates its link with research. on the pain.

Do not hesitate to submit your application or that of your colleagues by email ou via facebook messenger ! 

Honorable mentions from the Dean – University of Sherbrooke

The QNJPI would like to congratulate these members who distinguished themselves during the annual ceremony for the presentation of the Honorable Mentions of the Dean of Sherbrooke University, which took place on May 30. The dean's honorable mentions reward the best elements of the student body registered in Sherbrooke's eight graduate studies research programs as well as in the master's programs in drug addiction and master's in nursing sciences. These students have distinguished themselves by their academic excellence, the quality of their research work and their sustained efforts. Congratulations Jade, Christian, Alexia and Marie-Pierre!


Jade Degrandmaison  Pharmacology

Christian Longtin Health science research

          Alexia            Coulombe-Leveque Health science research

Marie-Pierre Cyr Health science research

Spotlight on our members

The RQECD would like to congratulate its members who have obtained a training grant from the Fonds de recherche du Québec 2021! Stay tuned for the 2022 edition. 

Chloe Savignac (Master of FRQNT)

Jennifer Ben Salem (FRQS PhD)

Carlos Gevers Montoro (FRQNT PhD)

Jacqueline Tu Anh Thu Lam (FRQNT PhD)

Rose Gagnon (FRQS PhD)

Justine Benoit Piau (FRQS PhD)

Matthew Vincenot (FRQS PhD)

Zoha Deldar (FRQS post-doctorate)

Marie-Pierre Cyr (FRQS post-doctorate)

Elora Midavaine (FRQS post-doctorate)


This bilingual and free initiative is inspired by “TED” style presentations and aims to offer the audience popularized presentations focused on the field of pain. The speakers have the mandate to discuss controversies and advances in the field of pain.

We are currently preparing the 7th edition which will take place on November 3, 2022 at the Center Mont-Royal in Montreal!

Do not hesitate to consult the page of the PAINtalks 2022 for more information