IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

 Important Notice Concerning COVID-19

(June 12, 10AM) Gradual resumption of the Laboratory Division’s activities. Due to the rapid spread of COVID-19, and to ensure the health and safety of its employees and its entire network, the IRSST has implemented exceptional measures.

Sébastien Gagné / Scientific professional

M.Sc. Chemistry


Sébastien Gagné has been a scientific professional with the IRSST since November 2010. He is in charge of the toxicology and ionic chromatography sections of the Institute’s Laboratory Division. He coordinates, supervises, and approves production and analytical results and is the front-line respondent for questions concerning these sections. Mr. Gagné is also involved in attaining the Institute’s research mission by coordinating various research and analytical methods development activities in the laboratory. He has authored or co-authored numerous scientific publications and given many presentations in national and international forums.


  • Inorganic and organic industrial toxicology
  • Urine and blood metals
  • Solvents and urinary solvent metabolites
  • ICP-MS and atomic absorption
  • LC-MS and gas phase chromatography
  • Environmental chromates and anions
  • Ionic chromatography

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