Scientists and Clinicians at The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital receive funding for ALS research
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge One Year Later
On November 19 2015, marking the anniversary of the announcement of the 2014 ALS Ice Bucket Challenge results and partnership between ALS Canada and Brain Canada, ALS Canada was at The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, to announce the final recipients of their 2015 grant competition. Four researchers and clinicians at The Neuro were among those recipients for their groundbreaking work in the ALS research field.
Parkinson's disease: a new tool for health care professionals aims to improve diagnosis and advance treatment
The results of their study, published in the journal Movement Disorders.
A group of experts working under the umbrella of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society (MDS), have developed a new tool for healthcare professionals that they hope will mark a significant advancement in the diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson’s disease, especially in the early stages. The results of their study, published in the journal Movement Disorders, could also have a major impact on the quality of research on Parkinson’s disease.
Join us for the first edition of A Brilliant Night at the spectacular new Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium in Montreal for a unique event on October 21st to support the latest in brain tumor research at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, at McGill University and the McGill University Health Centre.
A BRILLIANT CAUSE
You are invited to attend a Public Lecture entitled “Notes on Feeling, Music and the Human Brain”. This exciting keynote lecture which is part of the BRAMS Symposium will be given by Antonio Damasio of the University of Southern California, USA.
SPECIAL SEMINAR ANNOUNCEMENT:
Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 2:30 pm
De Grandpré Communications Centre, MNI
“The C. elegans Motor Circuit: Development, Function and Disease Models”
The 8th Annual Denis Melançon Neuroradiology Conference in Neuroradiology will take place on October 1, 2015. This annual conference was established to honour Dr.
Tenth anniversary symposium of the international laboratory for Brain, Music, and Sound Research
Speaker: Jeremy Van Raamsdonk
Speaker: Ari Rosenberg, PhD,
Postdoctoral Fellow, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience, Texas, USA
Dr. Rosenberg is a candidate for a faculty position
Speaker: Nicolas X. Tritsch, PhD,
Harvard Medical School, Department of Neurobiology, Boston, USA
Dr. Tritsch is a candidate for a faculty position