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When pain becomes chronic

Meet and exchange with our experts to better understand and demystify pain.   Location: Bistro du Musée des Beaux-Arts 1380, Rue Sherbrooke O, Montréal, QC, H3G 1J5 Date: Nov 8, 2016 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Published on : 25 Oct 2016

Conferences and activities for November by ALS Society of Quebec

Activities and conferences for November 2016 Caregiver Recognition Week in Quebec NOV. 6  CAREGIVER APPRECIATION DAY

Published on : 20 Oct 2016

AMI-Quebec programs for October

Check out the events for October presented by AMI-Quebec http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1110274899475&ca=9125b92c-c3c6-4e0a-a37c-70be060b8402

Published on : 14 Oct 2016

March of Dimes Canada is giv­ing away cus­tomized tablets to help peo­ple with dis­abil­i­ties who live in Montreal

March of Dimes Canada will help Mon­treal res­i­dents this fall with phys­i­cal dis­abil­i­ties to enhance their com­mu­nity access and par­tic­i­pa­tion through the Assis­tive Mobile Tech­nol­ogy Ini­tia­tive, by pro­vid­ing cus­tomized tablet pack­ages (a tablet, a sty­lus and a cover/​case), for up to 8 res­i­dents. The tablet prize pack­age will also include a pre-​paid credit card to purchase/​install appro­pri­ate apps to meet their needs, for a total value of up to $1,875.

Published on : 15 Sep 2016

ALS Quebec: Cal­en­dar of con­fer­ences and activ­i­ties for Sep­tem­ber 2016

For more information about the activities and conferences presented by the ALS Society of Quebec for September 2016, we invite you to visit their website at: http://lnk02.com/v/49/c3b32db74dbcb8dd3e48e665f56c566bb1e687b4a5a8af1f

Published on : 25 Aug 2016

ALS Awareness Month – June 2016

The Neuro is recognized as a major Canadian center for ALS research and patient care. During June, designated ALS Month, The Neuro redoubles its efforts to inform the public and the media about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and urges all to help support ALS research.

Published on : 13 Jun 2016

Marking Stroke Month - June 2016

Raising awareness about stroke   Every ten minutes, someone in Canada suffers a stroke. Strokes kill 14,000 Canadians each year, making stroke the third leading cause of death in this country. The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The Neuro) hopes to increase public awareness about the dangers of stroke by marking Stroke Month. People who learn about the causes of stroke can take measures to reduce their chances of having a stroke.   What is a stroke?  

Published on : 06 Jun 2016

On the cover: Biomaterial breakthrough

Research led by Dr Hossein Heris of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Dr Jamal Daoud of the Department of Biomedical Engineering is featured on the cover of the journal Advanced Healthcare Materials. Their article describes the successful adhesion of human fibroblast cells to a scaffold biomaterial composed of hyaluronic acid and gelatin composite microgels.

Published on : 27 Jan 2016