Feindel Brain and Mind Seminar Series: Towards Intelligent and Intuitive Neurosurgical Technology

26 Feb 2024 13:00
14:00

The Feindel Brain and Mind Seminar Series will advance the vision of Dr. William Feindel (1918–2014), Former Director of the Neuro (1972–1984), to constantly bridge the clinical and research realms. The talks will highlight the latest advances and discoveries in neuropsychology, cognitive neuroscience, and neuroimaging.

Equity in Healthcare and Research Seminar Series: Indigenous Realities in Healthcare

1 Mar 2024 12:00
14:00

The Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee is happy to announce a new seminar series: the Equity in Healthcare and Research Seminar Series. The series will bring together local, national and international experts to lead discussions on fundamental issues central to healthcare and research in Canada.

Feindel Brain and Mind Seminar Series: High-Dimensional Neural Mass Models with Distributed-Delay Connectome Tensors

4 Mar 2024 13:00
14:00

The Feindel Brain and Mind Seminar Series will advance the vision of Dr. William Feindel (1918–2014), Former Director of the Neuro (1972–1984), to constantly bridge the clinical and research realms. The talks will highlight the latest advances and discoveries in neuropsychology, cognitive neuroscience, and neuroimaging.

Fostering equitable and inclusive learning environments: Taking action amidst uncertainty

12 Mar 2024 13:00
14:30

Have you ever felt unprepared to address an equity or inclusion concern that arose in your classroom? Take part in this in-person discussion to explore how to see such occurrences as opportunities for learning for instructors and students alike.

Herbert Jasper Lecture: Brain Processes for Evaluating & Learning from Rewards

12 Mar 2024 16:00
17:00

The Neuro's Herbert Jasper Lecture was established in 1989. A distinguished figure in neuroscience, Herbert Jasper pioneered the use of electroencephalography (EEG) a technique that he largely introduced to Canada and helped to develop into an essential neuroscience tool. In collaboration with Wilder Penfield, Jasper employed EEG to find the source of seizures in epilepsy and in other brain disorders.

Introduction to Pediatric Sleep Disorders to the Non-Sleep Specialist

15 Mar 2024 09:00
17:00

Click HERE to register. Registration is free but required for attendance. 

2024 Open Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Lunches

15 Mar 2024 12:00
13:30

These lunches serve as an open, casual space for Neuro community members to ask questions about EDI, discuss EDI related topics, and let the EDI Committee know of areas for improvement around EDI, or areas where you believe EDI practices/processes are done well.  

In 2023, we had four well-attended lunches, with  many suggestions for improvements related to EDI. We would love to see more community members in 2024.  

George Karpati Lecture - Mitochondrial Medicine: from Mechanisms to Treatments

26 Mar 2024 16:00
17:00

The Annual George Karpati Lecture commemorates a world-renowned neurologist and clinician-scientist who spent his extraordinary career at The Neuro. George was respected for his great contributions to the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases and for his research into the causes and possible cures for neuromuscular diseases, and especially muscular dystrophy.

2024 Open Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Lunches

29 Mar 2024 12:00
13:30

These lunches serve as an open, casual space for Neuro community members to ask questions about EDI, discuss EDI related topics, and let the EDI Committee know of areas for improvement around EDI, or areas where you believe EDI practices/processes are done well.  

In 2023, we had four well-attended lunches, with  many suggestions for improvements related to EDI. We would love to see more community members in 2024.  

Dorothy J Killam Lecture: Complex Pattern Recognition: Are Two Half-Brains Better Than One?

9 Apr 2024 16:00
17:00

The Neuro's Dorothy J. Killam Lecture was established in 2004 to recognize women of influence in business, science, politics or the humanities. Professor Marlene Behrmann will deliver the 2024 Dorothy J. Killam Lecture entitled, "Complex Pattern Recognition: Are Two Half-Brains Better Than One?" A cocktail reception will follow.

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2) – Introductory Workshop (English)

10 Apr 2024 16:30
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19 Apr 2024 16:30

 

Overview 

Format: Virtual (Online) Trainer: Mandy Steiman, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Certified Trainer Dates: April 10-12 and 17-19, 2024 Price(s): $1,250 CAD + taxes Language: English 

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Wilder Penfield Lecture - Standing on the Edge of Error: Science in the Age of AI

1 May 2024 16:00
17:00

The Penfield Lecture was inaugurated in 1985 to honour Wilder Penfield, pioneering neurosurgeon and founder of The Neuro. A cocktail reception will follow.

Speaker: Professor Sir Nigel Shadbolt FRS FREng FBCS

Principal, Jesus College, Department of Computer Science University of Oxford, UK

Registration: here

25th Annual Neuropsychology Day and Brenda Milner Lecture

6 May 2024

The 25th Annual Neuropsychology Day and Brenda Milner Lecture honour the career and achievements of Professor Brenda Milner, an eminent cognitive neuroscientist and pioneer of the discipline of neuropsychology.

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Bruce Miller as the keynote speaker for the event. Dr. Miller is a prominent neurologist who will be delivering the 25th Brenda Milner Lecture, titled 'Neurobiological Basis of Psychosis'.

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, Second Edition (ADOS-2) – Introductory Workshop (French)

8 May 2024 17:30
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17 May 2024 17:30

 

Overview 

Format: Virtual (Online) Trainer: Dr. Mandy Steiman, Clinical Psychologist, Certified Trainer Facilitator: Dr. Noémie Hébert-Lalonde, Neuropsychologist Dates: May 8-10 and 15-17, 2024 Price: $1,250 CAD + taxes Language: French

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