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2017 Neuro Epilepsy Day

Thu, 2017-04-06 (All day)
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital : de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 University Street , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost, registration is required

The 2017 Annual MNI Epilepsy day will take place on April 6, 2017 at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital.  The day will include research presentations, a poster session, a mini symposium on Epilepsy and Neuroinflammation and the Pierr

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
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Office Phone: 514-398-6047

Dorothy J Killam Lecture

Wed, 2017-04-05 16:00 - 17:30
Montreal Neurological Institute : Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre (accessible via 2nd floor), 3801 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost

The Dorothy J.

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
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Office Phone: 514-398-6047
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Hughlings Jackson Lecture

Tue, 2016-12-13 16:00 - 17:30
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital : Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre (accessible via 2nd floor), 3801 University Street , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost

The upcoming Hughlings Jackson Lecture will be delivered by Dr. Alex Leo Kolodkin, Professor of Neuroscience at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA. Dr.

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-6047

Ludmer Center Neuroscience Lecture

Mon, 2016-12-12 14:00 - 17:30
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital : de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 University Street , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost, registration is required

The Ludmer Center invites faculty, researchers & students to a Neuroscience Guest Lecture on December 12, 2016. The lecture begins at 2:00 pm in the de Grandpre Communications Centre of the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital.

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
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Office Phone: 514-398-6047

Neuro Film Series

Wed, 2016-11-30 18:30 - 21:00
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital : de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 University Street , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost

The Neuro Film Series is back! On Wednesday, November 30, 2016 we present the awarding winning film “Séraphine” (2008) which swept the César Awards in 2009 with no less than seven awards!

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Contact: Deborah Rashcovsky
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
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Office Phone: 514-398-6047

Thinking Outside the Brain: Innovations in Integrative Neuroscience

Thu, 2016-11-17 09:30 - 12:00
Montreal Neurological Institute : de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost, registration is required

We are entering a new era in our understanding of the brain and how we can prevent and treat brain disorders. How can we enhance our understanding in order to answer big questions about the brain?

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Contact: Penelope Kostopoulos
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-1710

Thinking Outside the Brain: Innovations in Integrative Neuroscience

Thu, 2016-11-17 09:30 - 12:00
Montreal Neurological Institute : de Grandpre Communications Centre, 3801 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2B4
Price: No cost, registration is required, see WEBSITE to register

We are entering a new era in our understanding of the brain and how we can prevent and treat brain disorders. How can we enhance our understanding in order to answer big questions about the brain?

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Contact: Penelope Kostopoulos
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
Email:
Office Phone: 514-398-1710

Canada Foundation for Innovation provides $1.1M for CBRAIN computing platform at McGill

Project is one of seven across country to receive new funding under cyberinfrastructure program
Thu, 2016-09-15 11:14
McGill University will receive more than $1.1 million for CBRAIN, one of the world’s most advanced computing platforms for brain research, through the Canada Foundation for Innovation’s (CFI) Cyberinfrastructure Initiative.
 
Marc Miller, Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie — Le Sud-ouest — Île-des-sœurs, made the announcement at McGill on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, the Minister of Science.
 

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Contact: Christopher Chipello
Organization: McGill University
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Office Phone: 514 398-4201

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Contact: Mallory Bertrand
Organization: Canada Foundation for Innovation
Office Phone: 613-943-2580
Mobile Phone: 613-447-1723
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McGill wins $84 million grant for neuroscience

Canada First Research Excellence Fund to support global hub for brain research
Tue, 2016-09-06 10:54

McGill University will launch an ambitious effort to advance understanding of the human brain and ease the burden of neurological and mental-health disorders, thanks to an $84 million, seven-year grant announced today under the federal government's Canada First Excellence Research Fund (CFREF).

The program, Healthy Brains for Healthy Lives, will build on McGill's leading position in neuroscience to make the university a global hub for brain research – one of the major frontiers for 21st century medicine.

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Contact: Chris Chipello
Organization: McGill Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514 398-4201
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“Big Data” study discovers earliest sign of Alzheimer’s

Mon, 2016-07-11 10:57

McGill Newsroom

Research underlines importance of computational power in future neurological breakthrough

Scientists at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital have used a powerful tool to better understand the progression of late-onset Alzheimer’s disease (LOAD), identifying its first physiological signs.

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Contact: Shawn Hayward
Organization: Montreal Neurological Institute
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Office Phone: 514-398-3376
Source Site: /newsroom