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McGill expert: World suicide prevention day

Fri, 2014-09-05 13:46

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Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
Organization: Media Relations Office
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Office Phone: 514-398-6693
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Source Site: /newsroom

A tiny molecule may help battle depression

Researchers find a small molecule that predicts treatment response for depressed patients
Sun, 2014-06-08 15:09

By Cynthia Lee - News - June 8, 2014

Levels of a small molecule found only in humans and in other primates are lower in the brains of depressed individuals, according to researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Institute. This discovery may hold a key to improving treatment options for those who suffer from depression.

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
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Office Phone: 514 398-6754
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IASR 2013 Congrès mondial sur le suicide / IASR 2013 World Congress on Suicide

Mon, 2013-06-10 (All day) - Thu, 2013-06-13 (All day)
Montreal Hyatt Regency Hotel : 1255 Jeanne-Mance Street Montreal, QC , H5B 1E5
Price: Registration $150 - $600

Welcome to the Congress

I am pleased to invite you to participate in the 2013 IASR World Congress on Suicide, which will be held in beautiful Montreal from June 10 to 13.

Suicide has a terrible toll on most, if not all, societies around the world. Although we have made significant progress over the last decades in our understanding of risk factors for suicide, as well as in intervention and prevention strategies, much has yet to be learned and remains to be done.

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Contact: Ms. Jennifer Lajoie
Organization: Le Groupe Vidal l Events Management
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Office Phone: 450.659.0011, poste 224
Source Site: /psychiatry

Research Seminar: An Update on Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for Suicidal, Multi-problem Adolescents

Tue, 2013-01-15 12:30 - 14:00
Montreal Children's Hospital : Conference Room (K-117), 2300 Tupper Street Montreal Quebec Canada , H3H 1P3

The Child Psychiatry Research Committee is sponsoring a Child Psychiatry Research Seminar. This seminar is open to all staff and students. The seminar will be informal and encourage active audience participation and discussion.

An update on Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for suicidal, multi-problem adolescents

Presenter: Laurance Katz, M.D., FRCPC
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Coordinator
Post-Graduate Education in the Section of
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Manitoba

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Contact: Jennifer Simoneau
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Office Phone: (514) 412-4400 local 22176
Source Site: /psychiatry

Conference: Adolescent Depression and Suicide -- Assessment and Treatment Strategies

Thu, 2013-04-18 08:15 - 16:00

ADOLESCENT DEPRESSION AND SUICIDE: ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT STRATGIES

Presented in English with Simultaneous Translation in French

 

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Contact: Ms. Rita Riccio
Organization: Psychiatry CME, MUHC
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Office Phone: (514) 412-4400 extension 22470
Source Site: /psychiatry