Meet Our Team

Guillaume Lacoste

Administrative director

Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal

Research centre affiliation

Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de Montréal

Current projects

Development of an adjunct behavioural weight management intervention for bariatric surgery (INTER-Change project)
Mechanisms of elevated blood clotting during acute psychological stress
Effects of aerobic exercise on asthma
Smoking and Reactivity to mental stress: Comparison of traditional and electronic cigarettes (temporarily suspended due to COVID-19)
Registre de données en santé pulmonaire
Training Health Care Professionals in Motivational Communication: the MOTIVATOR/e-MOTIVATOR Program
Development and Validation of the Motivational Communication Competency Assessment Test
Development and Validation of the Motivational Communication Competency Assessment Test
Exploring the treatment and management of severe obesity in youth and young adults
Strategies to enhance influenza/pneumococcal vaccination coverage among rheumatoid arthritis patients

Impact of anxiety on respiratory responses in asthmatics
Endothelial Function in Women and Men and Risk for Cardio-vascular Disease
Research on bariatric care for obesity treatment
Mechanisms Outcomes of Silent Myocardial Ischemia
Stress management program
Physician training in Motivational Communication
Derm Connect
Effects of acute stress in asthmatics living with chronic stress
Activity, smoking cessation, healthy eating and alcohol education, intervention, and motivation

The impact of daily psychological stress at work on occupational asthma and work related asthma
Behavioural weight management as a treatment for asthma (pilot study)
Impact of psychiatric disorders on asthma and occupational outcomes in patients under investigation for occupational asthma
Psychological factors in asthma longitudinal study
Depression effects on coronary artery disease events
Motivational interviewing for asthma adherence and control: A randomized controlled trial

Contact

Guillaume.Lacoste.cnmtl@ssss.gouv.qc.ca
514-338-2222 ext. 3989

Education

BA in Psychosociologie, Université du Québec à Montréal (2001)

Projects

2009-2011 : La réactivité bronchique aux tests de provocation respiratoire à la méthacholine et au dioxyde de carbone chez les asthmatiques avec et sans trouble panique.
2009-2011 : L'effet de l’exercice aérobique sur la morbidité de l’asthme. (Ex-Asthme)
2008-2011 : L’impact du stress psychologique quotidien sur l’asthme professionnel (projet SPEAR).
2008-2009 : Étude de la perte de poids comportementale comme traitement (BEAT-asthma) pour l’asthme – projet pilote.
2008-2009 : Anxiété, dépression et dyspnée chez les patients souffrant d’asthme et de la MPOC se présentant au département d’urgence. (Addam)
2006-2011 : Étude MI-ACT (Étude sur l’intervention motivationnelle pour le contrôle de l’asthme)
2004-2011 : Psychological profile and hyperventilation syndrome in professional asthma and in asthma exacerbated at work.
2001-2009 : Hyperexcitabilité bronchique chez les sujets asthmatiques, avec ou sans trouble anxieux.
2001-2005 : Étude sur l’impact des troubles psychiatriques sur les exacerbations chez les patients atteints de maladie pulmonaire obstructive chronique