Provencher, Diane

Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme

Oncological Gynaecology Service, CHUM

Full professor
Department of obstetrics-gynaecology, Université de Montréal

514 890-8000, ext. 27244

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Gynecological cancer, ovarian cancer, hereditary cancer, multidisciplinary, molecular signature, networking, clinical research.

Research interests

Oncological gynaecology, translational studies of genetic and epigenetic events related to epithelial cancer of the ovary, clinical studies (phase I, phase II, phase III), networking and improvement of ongoing care and the integration of new technologies, familial susceptibility (breast-ovary).


Publications indexed on PubMed


CHUM Research Center Awards 2018 Excellence Awards

Recherche en oncologie de précision : 1 million de $ pour une équipe codirigée par la Dre Diane Provencher (In French only)

Addicted to Ran, Ovarian Cancer Cells Stop Moving When Deprived