Dept. of Psychiatry news
Please join us in congratulating Dr. Tewfik Said, this year’s recipient of the Best Undergraduate Teacher in Psychiatry Award.
Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the CIHR operating grants competition. (Posted June 28, 2013) Gabriella Gobbi (Martin Beaulieu) Melatonin MT1 receptor as a target for antidepressant drugs Jorge Armony (Neda Ladbon Bernasconi) Effects of Amygdala Lesions on Human Emotional Processing Véronique Bohbot (John C Breitner, Ridha Joober, Kyoko Konishi) Genetic modulation of Virtual Navigational Strategies, and Brain Function and Grey Matter in Healthy Aging
The McGill Department of Psychiatry is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Department of Psychiatry Awards. Four awards of $10,000 will be granted this year. The first three awards are granted for proposals pertaining to research related to disorders that affect young people. The fourth is a new award, introduced this year to support fellows at McGill: Congratulations to the recipients!
Congratulations to the award recipients of the 2013 Student Research Day! Megan Sheppard MSc 1st prize, Douglas (supervisor: Dr. Giamal Luheshi) LPS induces a prolonged change in energy balance in diet-induced obese rats Juan Pablo Lopez PhD 1st prize, Douglas (supervisor: Dr. Gustavo Turecki) miR-1202: A Primate-Specific and Brain-Enriched miRNA is Involved in Major Depression and Regulates the Expression of GRM4 Dr.
Please join us in congratulating the recipients of the most recent FRSQ awards and grants (posted April 24th, 2013)! Chercheurs-boursiers - Clinique et épidémiologique Jennifer Coelho, Institut Douglas Les endophénotypes de l'impulsivité: caractérostoqies de l'interface etre l'anorexie nerveuse et le trouble obssessionel-compulsif Aurelie Labbe, Institut Douglas Outils statistiques pour l'analyse de données génétiques multiples et corrélées: expression génétique, phénotypes et mét
**The deadline for submissions has been extended to May 22, 2013** The McGill Department of Psychiatry is calling for submissions for the 2013 McGill Department of Psychiatry Awards. Four awards of $10,000 will be granted this year. The first three awards are granted for proposals pertaining to research related to disorders that affect young people. The fourth is a new award, introduced this year to support fellows at McGill.atry Awards.
Dr. Frank Elgar's (Associate Professor, Dpt. of Psychiatry) research featured in USA Today and The Telegraph
USA Today: Each family dinner adds up to benefits for adolescents Click link below to read full article: www.usatoday.com The Telegraph: Family meals have calming effect on troubled teenagersClick link below to read full article:
Paper by Dr. Eric Latimer published in the April issue of "Clinical Schizophrenia & Related Psychoses"
Underprescribing of Clozapine and Unexplained Variation in Use Across Hospitals and Regions in the Canadian Province of Québec Clinical guidelines recommend a trial of clozapine for schizophrenia patients who are refractory to other antipsychotics; its benefits for this population, including a reduction in suicide rates, have been documented in numerous studies. This paper uses Québec government administrative data (RAMQ and Med-Echo) to show tha
Dear Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology Program Committee Members and Faculty and Faculty Members of the Department of Psychiatry;
Dear all, It is my great pleasure to announce to you that our program has received full accreditation status from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The surveyors were impressed with the overall quality of the program, the dedicated faculty members, the high caliber of residents, and the positive atmosphere of collaboration and commitment to educational excellence. I would like to thank all of you for your help with the accreditation and your constant support and participation in the residency program. Sincerely,