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.



My daugther was very happy to participate!

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.


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The 2015 Cycloventure Challenge – A Success!

You are invited to participate in a cycling event at the heart of the beautiful La Mauricie National Park, on Saturday, August 22nd 2015. This event, organized in cooperation with the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation, will allow you to run or walk on a 5 and 10 km path, or ride on one of the most beautiful cycling routes in Quebec with our 55 and 105 km routes. All the funds raised will be invested in Quebecker Brain Research.


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

Main Researcher:
Patricia Conrod, PhD – Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Université de Montréal
Researcher, Research Center CHU Sainte-Justine

Coordinator of COVENTURE Project:
Sabrina Diab, M.Sc.
514-345-4931 ext. 4071|

Intervention Training Leader for Preventure:
Jean-François Morin |

Research Assistant: Maggie Harris |

Data Collection Assistants: Jacob Lavoie, Maggie Harris


Maeve O’Leary-Barrett  Clinical Psychology PhD Student  |

Jean-François Morin – Psychology PhD Student |

Flavie Laroque  Biomedical Sciences PhD Student |

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: