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Human Resources- Brief Extension Period for Postdoctoral Fellows nearing the end of their 5 year window

Enrollment services is allowing a brief extension of one to two months for postdoctoral fellows who are nearing the end of their 5 year window. 

Published: 4 Apr 2020

Reminders and Resources during COVID-19

Reminder: Do not come to The Neuro if you have one or more of the following symptoms (new onset within the last 7 days): fever sore throat cough shortness of breath or difficulty breathing nasal congestion and runny nose new onset of diarrhea a sudden headache or the sudden loss of smell Access Approval

Only personnel whose name appears on the approved exemption

Published: 30 Mar 2020


We are committed to ensure that all Neuro investigators follow the updated directives on further restrictions on research activities, as communicated on 24 March 2020 by the Faculty of Medicine.

Published: 27 Mar 2020

Delivery of Liquid Nitrogen, dry ice and gas cylinders (e.g., CO2) to The Neuro during the research ramp-down period

PRAXAIR - Delivery of Dry Ice, Liquid Nitrogen Tanks, and Gas Cylinders (CO2) to The Neuro during the research ramp-down period EACH LAB MUST DESIGNATE A PERSON IN CHARGE OF THE FOLLOWING STEPS  PRAXAIR DRY ICE The standard order for delivery of dry ice to the 7th floor freezer on Mondays is continuing.
Published: 25 Mar 2020

Updated Research Exemption Access Details

Only personnel whose name appears on the approved exemption list will be allowed to enter The Neuro. All allowed personnel will be triaged and cleared for entrance. Approved personnel will need to have their ID Card at all times.

Published: 24 Mar 2020

Removal Of Neuro (McGill) Tagged Equipment (reminder of existing policy)

In order to take a piece of equipment (eg, computer monitor, desktop unit, printer, camera, microscope etc. ) tagged with a McGill identification sticker, the authorized person must:

Published: 19 Mar 2020

Neuro Financial Services during COVID-19 ramp-down period

Financial Services will ensure normal operations as much as possible during this exceptional period.  There may be some delays in processing times and we ask for your patience.


For expense reimbursement questions, contact Billy Arnaoutelis, Financial Administrator vasilios.arnaoutelis [at]

For other questions or concerns, contact Andrew Marcheschi, Financial Officer andrew.marcheschi [at]

Published: 19 Mar 2020

Human Resources (McGill University) during COVID-19 ramp-down period

The Human Resources team is working remotely until further notice due to COVID-19. For questions, please contact us at hradmin.neuro [at]


As McGill University has indicated, all academic and administrative staff, including casual employees, who worked and are scheduled to work over the two (2) week period (March 16 – 27), will be paid.

Published: 19 Mar 2020

Neuro Facilities Services during COVID-19 ramp-down period

Neuro Facilities will be working remotely from Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4 pm. For any requests or inquiries, please email facilities.neuro [at] CONTACTS

Code-related emergencies inside the building (flood, fire, chemical spill, medical, etc.), dial 55555 from internal phone.

Emergencies outside the building, please call 911.

Published: 18 Mar 2020

Mail Room (Internal mail) & General Stores operations COVID-19

Mail Room

Receives all Canada Post packages only and internal mail

Room: RVH - E.372 Dispatch Center Phone: 514 934-1934 Ext. 54000 Dial “4” for Neuro Leave message only

Operating hours

7 am to 8 pm Monday to Friday

Delivery Rounds

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, around noon


Published: 18 Mar 2020

CO2 delivery to The Neuro during research ramp-down period

Update: Wednesday, March 25

Please see this updated memo with information about PRAXAIR and MEGS deliveries.

Published: 18 Mar 2020

Liquid nitrogen delivery to The Neuro during research ramp-down period

Update: Wednesday, March 25

Please see this updated memo with information about PRAXAIR and MEGS deliveries.

Published: 18 Mar 2020

Requesting Essential Research Activity Access during COVID-19

The Quebec government's and McGill's default position is that all non-essential research activities on campus must be postponed or halted in the short term as of Thursday March 19, 11pm.

All activities/experiments that are not time-sensitive and/or that would not result in significant data loss should be postponed for the duration of the University’s closure.

Published: 17 Mar 2020

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The Neuro is 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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