Dr. Benoit Gentil

Assistant Professor
Dr. Benoit Gentil
Contact Information

Currie Gymnasium, 475 Pine Avenue West
Montreal, Quebec H2W 1S4

Email address: 
benoit.gentil [at] mcgill.ca
Kinesiology and Physical Education
Laboratory of Genetics and Epigenetics in Motor Development
Areas of expertise: 

Motor development; Rare neurological disease; Genetics and epigenetics; Neurobiology; stress and stress proteins.

Students interested in pursuing training opportunities are encouraged to contact Dr. Gentil directly,providing a copy of their current resumé or curriculum vitae.

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, mentor: Walter Mushynski, dep. of biochemistry, McGill University,
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, mentor: Jean-pierre Julien, dep. of neurology and neurosurgery, McGill University,
  • Ph.D., Molecular and Cell Biology. Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble.
  • MSc in Human Nutrition, Diplôme d’Etudes Approfondies in Physiology and Pathology of Human Nutrition, University Diderot (Paris VII).
  • Licence (BSc) in Biology and Physiology, University Joseph Fourier, Grenoble.
Research areas: 
Biomechanics and Neuroscience
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