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Discovery Day primes Montreal’s youth for a career in health sciences

Over 200 students from 23 high schools and CEGEPs across Montreal spent Friday, December 3, sampling healthcare career options at the TD Discovery Day in Health Sciences.

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Published on : 03 Dec 2010

Concussions change brains

The high incidence of concussions in contact sports and the risk of traumatic brain injury are a major cause for concern.

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Published on : 22 Nov 2010

Neuronavigation - 1 of 5 MUHC Leading Practices Recognized by Accreditation Canada

Accreditation Canada’s 2010 assessment of The MUHC recognized five programs, including The Neuro’s Neuronavigation Unit, as Leading Practices

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Published on : 09 Nov 2010

The Brain Detectives

The Brain Detectives is a new and exciting up-to-the minute blog about The Neuro by Maria Schamis Turner, a Montreal-based writer and editor.

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Published on : 05 Nov 2010

See no shape, touch no shape, hear a shape?

Scientists at The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, McGill University have discovered that our brains have the ability to determine the shape of an object simply by processing specially-coded sounds, without any visual or tactile input.

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Published on : 18 Oct 2010

Brenda Milner nominated one of 25 "Transformational Canadians"

She is widely attributed with creating the field of cognitive neuroscience, the study of the brain and behaviour, for her fundamental contributions to the science of memory and cognitive functioning.

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Published on : 14 Oct 2010

Neuro Movie Nights: a different take on a night at the movies

The free movie series, Neuro Movie Nights is back by popular demand with two fascinating but very different films.

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Published on : 12 Oct 2010

New surgery training centre in Montreal

The Hon. Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for Science and Technology, was at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The Neuro) of McGill University to open one of seven new virtual reality neurosurgery training centres that will be set up across the country.

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Published on : 15 Sep 2010

Progress on The Neuro’s new North Wing

Construction of The Neuro’s new 70,000 sq. ft North Wing pavilion is steadily advancing.

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Published on : 23 Aug 2010

Drs. Milner and Feindel celebrate their 92nd Birthdays

The Neuro community paid tribute to Brenda Milner and Bill Feindel, who celebrated their 92nd birthdays earlier this week.

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Published on : 16 Jul 2010

New radioactive tracers facility in Montreal at The Neuro

A new facility at The Neuro will produce radioactive tracers for cancer diagnosies and imaging research.

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Published on : 14 Jul 2010

McGill health research gets $3.7-million boost

CHRP program to fund research ranging from nanotech treatment of melanoma to the development of artificial skin and cartilage

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Published on : 08 Jul 2010

The Gazette - 24 Quebecers we love

Brenda Milner At 91, the grande dame of cognitive neuroscience -she is a researcher at the Montreal Neurological Institute -is still reaping honours.

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Published on : 23 Jun 2010

The Gazette - What's Next for the Montreal Neuro?

What's next for the Montreal Neuro? by Peggy Curran, The Gazette June 19, 2010

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Published on : 23 Jun 2010