Marie-Pierre Dubé

Affiliation : Université de Montréal
Organization : Centre de recherche - Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal
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About Marie-Pierre Dubé

Pr. Marie-Pierre Dubé is Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the Université de Montréal. She is the director of the Université de Montréal Beaulieu-Saucier Pharmacogenomics Centre located at the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) where she leads clinical research projects in pharmacogenomics and personalized medicine. She has founded the Statistical Genetics Research Group at the MHI, dedicated to the development and application of statistical genetics to clinical studies.

Pr. Dubé received a BSc in biology (1994) and a PhD (1999) for her work in statistical genetics at McGill University. She conducted post-doctoral studies in genetic epidemiology at Women’s College and University of Toronto. She headed the Statistical Genetics team at Xenon Pharmaceuticals in Montréal and Vancouver from 2001 to 2004.


Pr. Dubé has authored over 85 articles in peer-reviewed journals as well as book chapters and patents. She received two Career Awards from the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé and her research is funded by Génome Québec, Genome Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. She has been involved in several pharmacogenomic studies and she is the principal investigator of a large prospective pharmacogenomics study on anticoagulation therapy.

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