The Neuro is brain research, patient care and training

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge One Year Later

Scientists and Clinicians at The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital receive funding for ALS research

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Parkinson's disease: a new tool for health care professionals aims to improve diagnosis and advance treatment

Dr. Ron Postuma and colleagues at the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society published new guidelines for early diagnosis of Parkinson's disease. Read More

4500 Days of Beaming at the BIC's Cyclotron Unit

November 12 marked the 4500th day of faithful beaming in our IBA Cyclotron, Serial Number 000.

Learn more about this pivotal instrument used for producing isotopes for PET and SPECT research at the MNI. 

University of Calgary honors Brenda Milner

University of Calgary Chancellor Robert Thirsk made a special trip to McGill to present Brenda Milner with an Honorary Degree, Doctor of Laws from the University of Calgary on November 10, 2015.

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World Stroke Day: The MUHC’s new Comprehensive Stroke Treatment Programs

The MUHC’s secondary and tertiary stroke care programs bring together multidisciplinary experts, the latest in scientific advances, and state of the art equipment to provide world-class treatment, reducing death rates and long-term disability.

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New Hope for the Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis

A new study gets closer to identifying the mechanisms responsible for multiple sclerosis and makes headway in the search for better treatments.

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More than $604,000 Raised for the Fight Against Brain Tumours

The inaugural A Brilliant Night, has shown to be a successn and raised more than $604,000 for brain tumour research.

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NeurExcellence, recognizing outstanding individuals and groups and reminding us that the success of The Neuro is built through the combined efforts of the entire Neuro community.

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A new study might finally provide a new direction for research seeking to help patients suffering from neuropathic pain.

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New study maps the progression of Parkinson’s disease within the brain

Scientists shed light on the mechanism that could be driving the spread of Parkinson’s along neuronal highways.

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Tell us your Story !

Each week, we post a patient’s story on The Neuro's website for all to read. We hope that these shared moments will help you find courage in times of need and will inspire you to share your story with us today.

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The Neuro News is a monthly newsletter highlighting activities at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital.

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The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, is a world-leading destination for brain research and advanced patient care. Since its founding in 1934 by renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Wilder Penfield, The Neuro has grown to be the largest specialized neuroscience research and clinical centre in Canada, and one of the largest in the world. The seamless integration of research, patient care, and training of the world’s top minds make The Neuro uniquely positioned to have a significant impact on the understanding and treatment of nervous system disorders.