Co-venture recherche prevention adolescents


A cluster randomized trial investigating the effects of delaying the onset of substance use on adolescent cognitive development

Coventure is a Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) funded research project, conducted by a team from the Research Center of CHU Sainte-Justine in collaboration with the Université de Montréal.



After taking part in a pilot project to tackle alcohol misuse using targeted interventions with students grouped by personality traits and individual tendencies, Corelli College saw a real impact. Jon Kelly explains how.

It helped me understand that everyone gets anxious and made me think about situations that are difficult for me.


Job offers

Project Coordinator + Research assistant

Project Coordinator: Neuro Co-venture project. Effects of delaying binge drinking on adolescent brain development: Neuroimaging measures to the CoVenture Trial. Contact:



Scientific lectures: Managing Impulsivity in Children and Adolescents: Solutions for youths, parents and teachers.

A panel of 6 experts will lecture on managing impulsivity in children and youths on May 29th, 2014, at 18h00. Entry is free of charge, but registration is required and places are limited. Contact us at or 514-345-4931 (extension 4071) to reserve your seat tooday. Light cocktail is offered at the end.


GRIP | Research center – Sainte-Justine Hospital
3175 Côte Ste-Catherine, Montréal QC H3T 1C5 | Bloc 7

Coordinator COVENTURE Project
Aïssata Sako B.A., ACRP
514-345-4931 ext. 4071|

Clinical research assistant
Maite Aguado, M.S. (Psy)
514-345.4931 ext. 4082 |

Maeve O’Leary-Barrett – Clinical Psychology PhD student
Éveline Perrier-Ménard
Laura Castonguay-Jolin
Nicolas Garel

Contact us

You are a school, a teacher, a parent, an adolescent… interested by the project ?
If you would like to take part or to receive more information, please contact us. Fill in the form or use the following email addresses: