autism

Transformative donation of $16 million establishes new autism research centre at the Montreal Neurological Institute

Published: 23Oct2017

A new research centre in Montreal will help lift the shroud of mystery surrounding autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and lead to the development of better diagnostic tools and more effective...

Pinpointing the origins of autism

Published: 29Aug2017

Abnormalities shown to first appear in brain networks involved in sensory processing...

Pinpointing the origins of autism

Published: 29Aug2017

The origins of autism remain mysterious. What areas of the brain are involved, and when do the first signs appear? New findings published in Biological Psychiatry bring us closer to understanding...

Dr. David Nicholas' lecture and roundtable discussion on parenting and ASD

14Feb201315:45

We are honoured to host Dr. David Nicholas from the University of Calgary who is Canada's leading expert on issues of transitions to adulthood in autism. Dr. Nicholas will give a talk followed by a...

Dr. Computer

Published: 20Mar2017

Deep learning transforming neuroscience research...

World Autism Awareness Day is April 2

Published: 30Mar2015

Autism is a developmental disorder characterized by impaired social interaction and communication, and by restricted and repetitive behavior. Parents generally detect it in the child's first years.

Social & Transcultural Psychiatry & Global Mental Health Film Series: Autism In Love

30Mar201619:00
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Autism In Love - Directed by Matt Fuller Discussion to follow with Dr. Miranda D'Amico & Dr. Jaswant Guzder/psychiatryCategory: Dept. of Psychiatry

Neuro researchers receive grants from Canada Brain Research Fund

Published: 27Apr2017

Brain diseases and disorders are the leading cause of disability, directly affecting one in three Canadians as well as millions of family members, friends, colleagues and caregivers. The Government...

Dr. Bertone speaks to TVA about work with attention, on and off the soccer field, at Quebec City secondary school

Published: 9Apr2015

Dr. Armando Bertone, professor with the Department of Educational & Counselling Psychology and Director of the Perceptual Neuroscience Laboratory (PNLab), appeared on the show L'Esprit Sportif,...

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