Research Forums 2019
Save the Date!
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.
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)
Aparna Suvrathan, PhD. Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery/Pediatrics, McGill University, Centre for Research in Neuroscience
November 20 TBC
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
March 20, 2019 CANCELLED
Edward Ruthazer, PhD. Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal Neurological Institute