Chassé, Michaël


Principal scientist

CHUM Research Centre

Research theme


Scientific Director

Associate Professor
Department of medicine, University of Montreal

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Other affiliations

Affiliate Investigator,
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute


Critical Care, neurological Death, organ donation, epidemiology, large database research, blood donors, blood transfusions.

Research interests

Michaël Chassé is a medical specialist in intensive care medicine at the Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM), a principal scientist at the CHUM Research Center and associate professor at the Department of Medicine and the School of Public Health at the University of Montreal. He also holds a PhD degree in epidemiology from the University of Ottawa. Dr. Chassé is the scientific director of the CHUM Center for Integration and Analysis of Medical Data (CITADEL). CITADEL brings together a group of scientists and professionals specialized in health data science, biostatistics, bioinformatics and machine learning. He is also the associate scientific director of data science at the CHUM Research Center. 

His main research interests lie in the improvement of traditional epidemiological research methods using new technologies such as machine learning and innovative clinical trials, particularly in areas related to critical care such as organ donation, organ transplantation and blood transfusions.


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Health and AI: Drs. Chassé and Tang part of a team funded by IVADO

2020 CRCHUM Awards of Excellence: five researchers in the spotlight

CIHR/COVID-19 Grants: $2.3M for CRCHUM teams

Quebec COVID Biobank: CRCHUM Teams on the Front Lines

Dr Michaël Chassé nommé responsable scientifique de CITADEL (In French only)