Brenda Milner

Brenda Milner

"Make yourself as useful as you can and don’t get in anybody’s way.”

Brenda Milner Multimedia

"Human quirks attract my interest. If you're a theoretical person, you can sit and dream up beautiful theories, but my approach is, What would happen if? Or, why is this person doing that and then,...

Brenda Milner

“I'm still nosy, you know. Curious.”

Awards & Honours of Brenda Milner

17 May 2018

“We shouldn't quite say I created a field, but I certainly played a significant part.”

Portrait of a Pioneer: Brenda Milner’s 65-year Neuro legacy

2 May 2016

“Neuroscience is a great success story and the Neuro is part of that story."


Brenda Milner Testimonial Gallery

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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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