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Mon, 2013-08-12 15:29

Dear Colleagues,

Contact Information

Contact: Jennifer Johnson
Organization: McGill University , Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
Office Phone: 514.398.5527
Source Site: /psychiatry

2013 Department of Psychiatry Awards Announcement

Wed, 2013-08-07 10:56

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!

Source Site: /psychiatry

Results of the March 2013 CIHR Operating Grants Competition

Wed, 2013-08-07 10:56

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

Source Site: /psychiatry

Student Research Day, Award Recipients

Thu, 2013-06-06 09:59

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


Source Site: /psychiatry

Resident Research Day -- July 3, 2013

Wed, 2013-07-03 08:30 - 15:30
Douglas Hospital : Bowerman Room, 6875 LaSalle Boulevard Verdun Quebec Canada , H4H 1R3

McGill Department of Psychiatry 


Contact Information

Contact: Dr. Fabrice Jollant
Organization: McGill University, Department of Psychiatry
Source Site: /psychiatry

FRSQ Awards & Grants Recipients

Thu, 2013-05-23 14:54

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
Source Site: /psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry Newsletter - Spring 2013

Fri, 2013-04-12 13:42

Click to view: Department of Psychiatry Newsletter - Spring 2013

Contact Information

Contact: Kazué Narita
Organization: Department of Psychiatry
Source Site: /psychiatry

Dr. Frank Elgar's (Associate Professor, Dpt. of Psychiatry) research featured in USA Today and The Telegraph

Mon, 2013-03-25 11:28

USA Today: Each family dinner adds up to benefits for adolescents

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The Telegraph: Family meals have calming effect on troubled teenagers

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Contact Information

Contact: Dr. Frank Elgar
Source Site: /psychiatry

Paper by Dr. Eric Latimer published in the April issue of "Clinical Schizophrenia & Related Psychoses"

Fri, 2013-03-22 15:06

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

Contact Information

Contact: Dr. Eric Latimer
Source Site: /psychiatry

Dancing with the Docs

Sat, 2013-04-13 18:30
La TOHU : 2345 Rue Jarry Est, Montreal, QC , H1Z 4P3

Dear Colleagues,

It gives me great pleasure to invite you to the second edition of a one-of-a-kind dance competition on April 13 that will feature 10 MUHC doctors including Dr. Richard Montoro, co-director of the McGill University Sexual Identity Centre and a clinical psychiatrist at the MUHC.

We are proud to support Dr.

Contact Information

Contact: Nadia Zajac
Office Phone: 514 934-1934 ext. 23622
Source Site: /psychiatry