Speaker: Dr. Jennifer Campbell
Speaker: Dr. Kunio Nakamura
Speaker: Dr. Rick Hoge
2:00-3:00 p.m. Trainees’ Workshop: “Can we trust the published literature? Why not and what can be done to improve things?”
Leaders: Dr. Stephen McMahon, Dr. Jeff Mogil
3:00-5:30 p.m. Poster Session, Hors d’oeuvres and Wine
5:30-6:00 p.m. Poster Prizes and Introductory Remarks
Plenary Lecture “Finding Novel Pain Genes” by Dr.
Neuropalliative Interdisciplinary Rounds - Supportive and Palliative Care Consult Service: Who are we and how can we help
Our upcoming Neuro Palliative Interdisciplinary Rounds will take place at 12 noon on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 in the de Grandpré Communications Centre (The Neuro 3801 University Street).
Susanne Bless, RN, BscN, Palliative Care Consult Nurse at the Montreal Neurological Hospital will deliver the talk entitled: "Supportive and Palliative Care Consult Service: Who are we and how can we help".
A light lunch will be served. To attend, please RSVP by September 17 to deborah [dot] rashcovsky [at] mcgill [dot] ca or 514-398-6047.
The 6th Annual Denis Melançon Neuroradiology Conference in Neuroradiology will take place on October 17, 2013. This annual lecture was established to honour Dr. Melançon for his dedication to patient care and his commitment to training the next generation of neuroradiologists. The focus of this year’s meeting is Spinal Cord. Our keynote speaker this year will be Robert A.
The Neuro Film Series begins its fourth season with the film “K-PAX” on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 6:30 pm in the Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre at The Neuro.
The 2013 Gairdner National Program Lecture will take place on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre of the Neuro.
As part of The Neuro’s Thinking Ahead Campaign, a $240,000 donation from Desjardins Group, the largest financial cooperative group in Canada, to The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, McGill University has enabled the creation of the Desjardins Outstanding Student Award. Twelve awards of 20 000 $ each will support top-rated graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who are advancing research to better understand the nervous system and neurological disorders and aid in developing new therapies.
AstroMcGill presents the 18th Public Astro Night, with a public lecture by Dr. Duncan Hanson (post-doctoral researcher at the McGill Physics department). The lecture is entitled "The Afterglow of the Big Bang". The lecture will be followed by night sky observations (weather permitting) and a lab tour. The lecture is intended for a general audience, and it is free of charge. No reservation is necessary.
The event will be held at the McGill Rutherford Physics Building, starting at 7:30pm.