Addiction: abnormal communication in the brain

Published: 29Jan2013

Addiction to cigarettes, drugs and other stimulants has been linked in the past to the brain’s frontal lobes, but now there is scientific evidence that indicates where in the frontal cortex...

McGill board demands funds be restored

Published: 17Dec2012

McGill University’s board of governors has adopted a resolution demanding the Quebec government withdraw the cuts it is imposing on universities and restore the funding that was in place, saying...

National network evaluating drug safety reports early results

Published: 9Nov2012

Prescription medications remain one of the most common causes of severe adverse reactions in clinical medicine, accounting for thousands of deaths annually in Canada. The urgent need for rigorous,...

MONTREAL WALKS for mental health


The Douglas Institute is proud to be one of the ten member organizations of MONTRÉAL WALKS for mental health./medicineCategory: Medicine Research

René Robaire Memorial Lecture Series in Cardiovascular Research


Translating Cardiovascular Genome-wide Discoveries to Genomic Medicine Perspective from the Framingham Heart Study Dr. Christopher O'Donnell