Fabienne Parente, MD, PhD, FRCPC, FCCMG, Medical Biochemist

Medical biochemistry, Biochemical Genetics
Fun fact about me 

I like scuba diving.

I love working with children and their families because 
Children are our future.

Hospital information

Awards and distinctions 

Montreal General Hospital Foundation Award for the validation of Proton-Nuclear Magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMRS) technology for clinical diagnosis use, 2011

Academic appointments 

Internal Medicine, Genetics

Other appointments 

Garrod Society, Canadian Society of Clinical Chemistry, Association des Médecins Biochimistes du Québec



PhD, Nice University, France and Masters in Biochemistry, Nice University, France

Medical Degree 

Université de Montréal


Medical Biochemistry, McGill University Health Centre


Canadian College of Medical Geneticist (CCMG), Specialty in Biochemical Genetics


Research interests 

Inborn Error of Metabolism

Selected publications 

Parente F, Ah Mew N, Jaeken J and Gilfix BM. A new capillary zone electrophoresis method for the screening of Congenital Disorders of Glycosylation (CDG). Clinica Chimica Acta, 2010 Jan;411(1-2):64-6.