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Québec Science 10 best discoveries: Two members from Douglas Hospital

Thu, 2015-01-08 10:56

Dr. Gustavo Turecki along with Dr. Juan Pablo Lopez speak about the identification of a molecule that predicts treatment response for depressed patients.

To watch, please click here.


Dr. Judes Poirier speaks about his discovery of the genetic variation that protects 25% of the population from Alzheimer's.

To watch, please click here.

Source Site: /psychiatry

It’s all in a good night’s sleep

Study finds link between sleep quality and grades of schoolchildren in math and languages
Thu, 2015-01-08 10:33

Making sure school-aged kids get to sleep at a regular hour is often a struggle for parents. But a study by researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute in Montreal suggests it’s well worth the effort: the researchers found that a good night’s sleep is linked to better performance in math and languages – subjects that are powerful predictors of later learning and academic success.

Contact Information

Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Douglas Mental Health University Institute
Office Phone: 514-761-6131, ext. 2769

Secondary Contact Information

Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514 398 6754
Source Site: /newsroom

In the news: Professor Howard Steiger- Eating disorders and the holiday season

Wed, 2014-12-24 09:38

To listen to Professor Howard Steiger speak about reconciling eating disorders and the holiday season, click the following link.



Source Site: /psychiatry

In the news: Dr. Michael Meaney speaks about the environment and genes predisposed to delinquency

Mon, 2014-12-22 10:24

To listen to Dr. Michael Meaney speak about how the environment plays a role in the expression of certain genes predisposed to delinquency, please click the following link.


Source Site: /psychiatry

(MBSR) Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Thu, 2015-02-12 18:00 - 21:00
Hôpital Général Juif : Institut de Psychiatrie Communautaire et Familiale, CA, QC, Montreal, 4333 chemin de la côte Ste-Catherin , H3T 1E4
Price: $ 525.00

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction- For Health Care Professionals and Caregivers

8 week program with one day retreat + one orientation (mandatory) meeting.

Contact Information

Contact: maryse gautier
Office Phone: 514-783-1173
Source Site: /psychiatry

Screening of psychiatric films

Thu, 2014-11-27 21:00 - 22:00
Cinématèque Québecoise : CA, QC, Montreal, 335 Boulevard de Maisonneuve Est.

Screening of psychiatric films
Thursday, November 27th, 9 pm.
Cinémathèque Québécoise (335, boul. De Maisonneuve Est.)

Source Site: /psychiatry

Spring 2015 Promotions - Department of Psychiatry

Fri, 2014-11-21 10:52

Spring Promotions 2015

The Department of Psychiatry Promotions Committee will be meeting to review the following recommendations for promotions of Tenured and Contract Academic Staff (CAS) members:

• Faculty Lecturer to Assistant Professor
• Assistant Professor to Associate Professor
• Associate Professor to Full Professor

• Before applying for promotions (in any category), the candidate must first notify the Chair.

Source Site: /psychiatry
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Annoucement from the Program Office

Thu, 2014-10-09 15:35

Annoucement from the Program Office

Dear Residents and Faculty,

Source Site: /psychiatry

Save the Date - Psychiatry Resident Research Day - July 8, 2014

Tue, 2014-07-08 08:30
Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry : CA, 4333 Cote St. Catherine Rd, Montreal, QC

McGill Department of Psychiatry 


Dear colleagues,

Contact Information

Contact: Dr. Fabrice Jollant
Organization: McGill University, Department of Psychiatry
Source Site: /psychiatry