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Cognition and Circuits Seminar: How does the brain compute visual motion correlations?

7May201415:00
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16:00
Montreal Neurological Institute de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4, CA

Dr. Erik Cook

Associate Professor

Department of Physiology

April - Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The Neuro, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre, is at the forefront of Parkinson’s research and clinical care. Parkinson’s patients are seen at The Neuro’s Movement Disorders Clinic and the Montreal General Hospital. Approximately 100,000 Canadians have Parkinson’s disease.  

New Rapid-Access Clinic at The Neuro reduces wait time

Published: 31Mar2014

Purple Day March 26 - A World Day for Epilepsy Awareness

The Neuro has been at the forefront of epilepsy treatment and research for over half a century. The “Montreal Procedure” developed by Dr. Wilder Penfield and colleagues revolutionized the surgical treatment for epilepsy, allowing thousands of patients to start new lives free of seizures. The use of electroencephalography (EEG) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for the study and treatment of epilepsy was pioneered at The Neuro. 

Published: 26Mar2014

France-Quebec scientific workshop on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

More than eighty researchers from France and Quebec met March 20 – 21, 2014 at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital - The Neuro, McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre – for  the second France-Quebec scientific workshop on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) associated with frontotemporal dementia. The first edition was held in Paris in June 2012 at the Brain and Spine Institute (ICM). This meeting is co-organized by Professor Heather Durham (The Neuro) and Dr. Edor Kabashi (ICM).

Published: 21Mar2014

Sensorimotor integration for speech and nonspeech movements in children and adults who stutter

8Apr201416:30
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17:30
Goodman Cancer Research Centre, Room 501 1160 av des Pins ouest, 1200 Pine Avenue West, CA

In this presentation, I will describe and integrate recent results from several studies examining sensorimotor functioning in stuttering children and adults.

Quebec election 2014: FAQs on voting

Note: much of the following information was taken from the Directeur général des élections du Québec. Please consult their website for further information: http://www.monvote.qc.ca/en/index.asp

Published: 20Mar2014

Cognition and Circuits Seminar: Structural MRI analysis in the study of self-generated thought, social cognition, and autism

19Mar201415:00
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16:00
Montreal Neurological Institute De Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4, CA

Dr. Boris Bernhardt,

Postdoctoral Fellow 

Neuroimaging of Epilepsy Laboratory 

Montreal Neurological Insitute

Harnessing physiological signals to enhance the personhood of non-communicative individuals

18Mar201414:00
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15:30
Goodman Cancer Research Centre, Room 501 1160 av des Pins ouest, 1200 Pine Avenue West, CA

Abstract:

Quality of life and definitions of death are both often based on the concept of personhood – a status given by one human being to another as a result of their relationship and successful interaction.

From the Spectacle Society to the Performance Society: Ronald Reagan - talk by Peggy Phelan

20Mar201417:30
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19:00

Media@McGill and the AHCS Speaker Series presents "From the Spectacle Society to the Performance Society: Ronald Reagan," a talk given by Media@McGill Beaverbrook Visiting Scholar

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