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National Aboriginal Day 2015 (June 21)

Fri, 2015-06-12 14:02

Contact Information

Contact: Vincent Allaire
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514-398-6693
Mobile Phone: 514-704-6693
Source Site: /newsroom

Myths and reality about NCRs

New research brings clearer understanding of people found Not Criminally Responsible
Thu, 2015-03-19 15:04

Contact Information

Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Douglas Institute
Office Phone: (514) 761-6131, ext 2769
Source Site: /newsroom

Global Mental Health Research

Fri, 2015-05-08 (All day) - Fri, 2015-05-29 (All day)

This seminar, led by Duncan Pedersen, provides an introduction to key issues in global health health (GMH) research. The ultimate goal of this seminar is to outline a balanced ciritcal perspective on GMH as a new field of enquiry and practice.

Source Site: /globalhealth

Film Screening: Out of Mind, Out of Sight

Tue, 2015-02-24 19:00 - 21:00
Arts Building : Moyse Hall, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0G5
Price: $10.00 (or $5.00 for students & seniors)

For more information, please view the attached flyer.

Source Site: /psychiatry

Spotlight on Dr. Jaswant Guzder and Dr. Jens Pruessner

Fri, 2015-02-06 09:36

In this edition of Spotlight, we would like to congratulate Dr. Jaswant Guzder and Dr. Jens Pruessner for their promotion to the rank of Full Professor.

Source Site: /psychiatry

Good words: Stigma, Mental Illness and Employment- A short film written by Rob Whitley

Mon, 2015-01-12 14:06

Dr. Rob Whitley recently wrote a short and poignant film tracing the story of Elizabeth, a gifted and highly qualified candidate attending a job interview. All appears to be going swimmingly, until the conversation turns towards the subject of mental illness. While this film is a work of fiction, research indicates that it represents a reality played out daily.

The film can be seen at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJ5Wx_LhGUc

Source Site: /psychiatry

Grand Rounds: "An update on frontal-executive functions: From cold to hot and bench to bedside" - Dr. Lesley Fellows

Fri, 2015-01-16 11:00 - 12:30
Allan Memorial Inst. Hospital : South Seminar Room P1.082, 1025 avenue des Pins Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1A1
Source Site: /psychiatry

10th Annual JGH Department of Psychiatry Research Day- "Using and Abusing the Body: Social Contagion in Youth"

Fri, 2015-03-20 08:30 - 12:30
Jewish General Hospital : ICFP Amphitheatre, 3755 Cote St. Catherine Road Montreal Quebec Canada , H3T 1E2

Please view the attached file for full details.

To register, please visit www.jgh.ca/en/Research_Day_Registration.

For more information, please contact the following:

Source Site: /psychiatry

Dr. Serge Gauthier appointed to the Order of Canada.

Thu, 2015-01-08 12:16

Dr. Serge Gauthier, M.D., FRCPC, an eminent researcher in Alzheimer’s disease, has been appointed to the Order of Canada by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada.  To read more, click here.

You can also watch his interview on Alzheimer's Disease in connection with Alzheimer's Awareness Month on CTV here.

Source Site: /psychiatry