A more effective means to detect and treat epileptic seizures

15 Apr 2024

Dr. Jeffrey Hall’s research is refining epilepsy surgery to create lesions that permanently disrupt seizures.

Hope for patients with debilitating tremor

16 Jan 2024

A minimally invasive treatment is helping people with uncontrollable shaking caused by neurological disease.

Assessing unintended consequences in AI-based neurosurgical training

Published: 19 September 2023

Machine learning tutors affect learners in unforeseen ways, both positive and negative ...

Virtual simulator: The future of surgical training

1 Dec 2022

Technology being developed at The Neuro aims to revolutionize how brain surgery is taught around the world....

Renowned neurosurgeon celebrates 97 years

5 Aug 2021

Dr. Gilles Bertrand made substantial contributions to surgery for spinal disorders pituitary tumour

Celebrating pioneering neurosurgeons

4 Feb 2021

Clarence Sumner Greene was the first African-American to be certified as a neurosurgeon and Jesse Barber Jr. was among the first African-American neurosurgeons in the United States.

Purple Day for Epilepsy, March 26

Published: 24 March 2016

Saturday, March 26 is Purple Day, a time to recognize the effect epilepsy has on millions of people around the world. It is estimated that 1 in a 100 people worldwide have epilepsy. Of those, one...

Teaching neurosurgery with AI

12 Aug 2019

Algorithms can detect performance errors and suggest ways to improve

Surgical simulation is the future

16 May 2019

AI-assisted training will make surgery safer


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The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital) is a bilingual academic healthcare institution. We are a McGill research and teaching institute; delivering high-quality patient care, as part of the Neuroscience Mission of the McGill University Health Centre. We are proud to be a Killam Institution, supported by the Killam Trusts.



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