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Research Forums 2019-2020

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Our Research Forums feature new results, ideas, and projects from our members’ labs. Following the presentation by our guest speaker, attendees are invited to join us for an informal reception.

Dates 2019-2020 

November 20, 2019 Neuron-Glial Interactions in the Refinement of Developing Brain Circuits

Edward Ruthazer, PhD. Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal Neurological Institute

Previous Forums
January 16, 2019  Translational imaging in neurodevelopmental disorders: Examining autism using large-scale clinical data and animal models
Mallar Chakravarty, PhD. Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Douglas Mental Health University Institute

February 20, 2019 Cortical disinhibition in genetic models of autism
Elsa Rossignol, M.D, M.Sc., F.R.C.P. Associate Professor, Department of Neurosciences, Université de Montréal, CHU Ste-Justine Research Center

April 17  INSAR Annual Meeting: Data Presentation
Language experience and the arcuate fasciculus in autism
Elise Barbeau, PhD (postdoc with Dr M. Petrides)

Repetitive and stereotyped behaviors in autism: a longitudinal exploration of the Repetitive Behavior Scale-Revised throughout childhood.
Valérie Courchesne, PhD (postdoc with Dr M. Elsabbagh)

Dysregulation of Insulin Receptor β in Fragile X Mouse Model Jelena Popic, PhD (postdoc with Dr N. Sonenberg)

Contactin-5 copy-number variant as an inherited risk factor for autism spectrum disorder
Zoe Schmilovich (MSc with Dr G. Rouleau & Dr. P. Dion)

A gene first approach for studying sleep issues in ASD
Rackeb Tesfaye (PhD with Dr M. Elsabbagh)

November 4, 2019 Azrieli Research Awards in Neurodevelopment

Moderator: Stefano Stifani, PhD

Speakers:

Boris Bernhardt, PhD. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal Neurological Institute

Jean-François Cloutier, PhD. Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal Neurological Institute

Aparna Suvrathan, PhD. Assistant Professor, Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, and Pediatrics, McGill University, Montreal General Hospital

Yang Zhou, PhD. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal Neurological Institute

Time
4:00-6:00 p.m.

Venue
De Grandpré Communications Centre The Neuro
3801 University Street
Montréal  QC H3A 2B4
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Registration

Open for November 20th 2019

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