Obituary - Dr. James Naiman (1926 - 2020)

Published: 2Feb2021

Dr. James Naiman passed away peacefully on December 22, 2020. He was born in Berlin in 1926 and moved to Montreal with his parents by way of Paris and New York. He enrolled at McGill University at...

New use for an old drug: How does ketamine combat depression?

Published: 16Dec2020

A group of proteins called 4E-BPs, involved in memory formation, is the key to unlocking the antidepressant effect of ketamine in the brain, according to researchers from three Canadian...

Dr. Romina Mizrahi awarded the Joel Elkes Research Award from ACNP

Published: 20Nov2020

Congratulations to Dr. Romina Mizrahi on her American College of Neuropsychopharmacology’s Joel Elkes Award! The ACNP presents the Joel Elkes Research Award to a young scientist in recognition of...

Drs. Gustavo Turecki, Michael Meaney and Nathan Spreng named to Highly Cited Researchers 2020 List

Published: 20Nov2020

Congratulations to Dr. Gustavo Turecki, Dr. Michael Meaney and Dr. Nathan Spreng (Associate Member) for being among the most highly cited researchers of 2020! Each year, Clarivate™ identifies the...

Dr. Mark Brandon receives leadership grant

Published: 20Nov2020

Congratulations to Dr. Mark Brandon, recipient of Brain Canada’s Future Leaders in Canadian Brain Research Program grants. Dr. Brandon is among 20 successful applicants from across the country to...

Dr. Rob Whitley quoted in La Presse

Published: 19Nov2020

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Dr. Rob Whitley featured in Vancouver Sun

Published: 10Nov2020

Rob Whitley and Brian McKenna: Tackling harmful stereotypes can promote veterans' mental health...

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction


Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) on line live and in French for all. Starting January 13 2021. The program consists of 8 workshops plus an orientation and a retreat day./psychiatryCategory...

Dr. Gustavo Turecki awarded BBRF Outstanding Achievement Prize

Published: 23Oct2020

Dr. Gustavo Turecki, Director of the McGill Group for Suicide Studies, has been named one of seven recipients of a 2020 Outstanding Achievement Prize in Mental Health, as awarded by the Brain &...


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