Dr. François Emond completed his medical degree at Laval University in 1997 and his residency in adult neurology in 2002. After a clinical fellowship in multiple sclerosis at The Ottawa Hospital under the direction of Dr. Mark S. Freedman, he joined the neurology department of the CHU of Quebec-Hôpital de l’Enfant-Jésus. Since 2012, he has been director of the multiple sclerosis clinic at the CHU of Quebec and IRDPQ (CIUSSS Capitale-Nationale – François-Charron Centre). In addition to following several hundred patients with multiple sclerosis, he regularly participates in teaching students, externs and residents of the RUIS-Laval network.
Since 2003, Dr. Emond has been involved, as primary local investigator or co-investigator, in multiple clinical trials on the long-term treatment of multiple sclerosis.
Département des sciences neurologiques
Canada G1J 1Z4
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Sequencing of disease-modifying therapies for relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis: a theoretical approach to optimizing treatment.Journal Article
Curr Med Res Opin, pp. 1-12, 2018, ISSN: 0300-7995.
Pulvinar sign in a case of anti-HU paraneoplastic encephalitis.Journal Article
Neuroradiol J, 29 (6), pp. 436-439, 2016, ISSN: 1971-4009.
Treatment optimization in MS: Canadian MS Working Group updated recommendations.Journal Article
Can J Neurol Sci, 40 (3), pp. 307-23, 2013, ISSN: 0317-1671.
LRRK2 is not a significant cause of Parkinson's disease in French-Canadians.Journal Article
Can J Neurol Sci, 34 (3), pp. 333-5, 2007, ISSN: 0317-1671.
- Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec - CHU de Québec-Université Laval, Subvention, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec - Université Laval, Centres de recherche affiliés, from 2017-01-01 to 2099-12-31
Recently finished projects
- Essai clinique interventionnel de phase I/II sur l'IVCC chez les patients atteints de sclérose en plaques., Subvention, Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux, from 2013-04-01 to 2017-03-31