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Damon DePaoli wins "Best Overall Poster Presentation" at the 10th annual Neuromodulation meeting in Whistler BC

Damon DePaoli

Congratulations to Damon DePaoli who won the prize for "Best overall poster presentation at the Canadian Neuromodulation Society 10th Annual Scientific Meeting, which took place in Whistler British Columbia February 4-6, 2018.  Damon DePaoli, a PhD student in Daniel Côté's laboratory, won this award for his poster titled "Fiber-based tissue identification for electrode placement in deep brain stimulation neurosurgery ".  

On the picture, Damon DePaoli receives his prize from Canadian Neuromodulation Society Vice-President Keith MacDougall.

Congratulations Damon!

Philip Jackson talks about empathy on Radio-Canada's "Les éclaireurs"

Philip Jackson

Listen to a recent interview with Philip Jackson on Radio-Canada's "les éclaireurs" radio show.  Professor Jackson explains his work on empathy and its effects on the brain and body.  His work could help people suffering from disorders affecting the capacity to feel empathy, such as schizophrenia and autism, and also help people like health care professionals optimize their empathy. 

You can liste to the interview, in French, on Radio-Canada's website:

10th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language in Quebec city, August 16-18, 2018

Society for the Neurobiology of Language

Join Pascale Tremblay and researchers from around the world at the 2018 Annual meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language, which will take place in Quebec city this Summer.  Over 600 attendees are expected for the 10th anniversary of the important conference, organized by the Society for the Neurobiology of Language, which was founded by Pascale Tremblay in 2009.

Get all the information on the meeting website:

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A Tribute to James Parkinson., Parent, André , Can J Neurol Sci, 2018 Jan, Volume 45, Issue 1, p.83-89, (2018)


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