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.



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Press Release / CHU Sainte Justine

Dr. Conrod’s lab and Sainte Justine Hopsital are proud to announce a new school-based screening and treatment program for mental illness in adolescents, funded by the extremely generous $2 million donation that we received from RBC Royal Bank!


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 |

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