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Welcome to the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery of McGill University, a thriving community of neurologists, neurosurgeons and neuroscientists offering the highest degree of excellence in patient care, education, and research, integrated in a vast array of innovative programs and academic opportunities.

Members of the department can be found at all McGill teaching hospitals and affiliated sites/centres including the McGill University Health Centre (Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal General Hospital, Royal Victoria Hospital and the Neuro), the Jewish General Hospital and St. Mary’s HospitalAffiliated research institutes include the Montreal Neurological Institute, Lady Davis Research Institute, MUHC Research Institute/Centre for Research in Neuroscience and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute.

We hope you enjoy your visit to our department!

Patient Care:  Providing the hightest quality of care to patients and their families

Education:  Training generations of neuroscientists, neurologists and neurosurgeons

Research: Leading open science research in neurology and neurosurgery

Showcasing the IPN Program
Explore graduate programs through the Integrated Program in Neuroscience (IPN).
Visit IPN Web


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Research Spotlight
Assistant Professor Yasser Iturria-Medina has developed a study which shows how artificial intelligence (AI) analysis of blood samples can predict and explain neurodegenerative disease progression.

Yasser Iturria-Medina

Clinical Care Spotlight
Associate Professor Dr. Anne-Louise Lafontaine directs the Neuro’s Movement Disorders Clinic, providing Parkinson’s disease patients with the interdisciplinary care and support they need.

Anne-Louise Lafontaine

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