Terms of use

By accessing our website or one of its pages, you agree to the terms of use described below, which apply both to the website and its content. The IRCM reserves the right to modify the present terms of use without notice and at any time. You must thus make sure to consult the present terms of use regularly to be informed of any possible change.

Use of this website

This website is the property of the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM) and must be used for your personal use and information only. The use you make of the website is subject to the following terms of use and all applicable laws. By accessing this website and browsing through it, you agree to the present terms of use completely and without reservation. If you do not agree to any of the terms of use described below, please refrain from using this website.

The website’s content, including the texts, still frames, animations, databases, programs, etc., are protected by a copyright. Unless stated otherwise, this website’s content is the sole property of the IRCM.

Each user is free to use and copy any of the information appearing on the present website, subject to specific terms of use that may come with this information. Thus, unless stated otherwise, you can view, download, print, copy and distribute the pages of this site for your personal use only, as long as no changes are made to the pages in question; the whole document is not copied and attributions are included in the copy.

Any unauthorized copy made of part or all of the website for commercial purposes violates the rights of the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM).

Exclusion of guarantee and liability

Although the IRCM has taken all necessary measures to verify the accuracy of the information contained on this site upon its publication, it does not declare or guarantee, explicitly or implicitly, the accuracy, trustworthiness or completeness of this information.

Consequently, the IRCM denies any liability in regards to the use or interpretation of the information contained on the site. Downloading or uploading the content posted on the website, through any means, is done solely at own discretion and risk and you alone are liable for any possible damage to your computer system or loss of information resulting from the downloading of the content in question. 

Internet links

The website includes links to other websites. Links to third party websites are posted for your convenience only. We have no control over the operation or content of these sites, and are not liable for the content and material found on such sites, their use or the services and products they disseminate or sell. We deny liability for any direct or indirect damage that may result from the use of our website or the sites to which our website contains links, whether or not we are aware of the possibility of such damage. Furthermore, you cannot create links to this website on other websites without the explicit authorization of the IRCM.

Virus and errors

The IRCM does not declare or guarantee that the information or elements accessible on or through this website will be free of errors, defects, viruses or other damageable components, that access to it will be uninterrupted and that any such problem discovered will be rectified.


For more information, please contact us.

Telephone: 514 987-5535
Email: communications@ircm.qc.ca