Fall 2018

  • Talks will take place on Fridays at 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: 360 Tory Building
  • Check the schedule regularly for changes/updates

September 21
Ghrelin at the intersection between stress and metabolism
Dr. Alfonso Abizaid
Department of Neuroscience, Carleton University

October 12
How can we improve neuromodulation treatments in mental health disorders?
Dr. Sara Tremblay
The Royal Hospital’s Institute of Mental Health Research

October 19
Endozepinergic control of the melanocortin system and energy balance by glial cells
Dr. Thierry Alquier 
Faculty of Medicine, University of Montreal

November 23
Lived Experience – Autism

The Honourable Mike Lake 
Member of Parliament representing Edmonton-Wetaskiwin

November 30
Title TBD
Dr. Linda Parker
Neuroscience & Applied Cognitive Science
Department of Psychology, University of Guelph

Special Lecture
Thursday, December 13
1200 Richcraft Hall, 10 a.m.
Effect of exposure to pesticides on neuroplasticity and behavior: Where are we on the Adverse Outcome Pathway?
Dr. Thierry Charlier
Research Institute for Environmental and Occupational Health

December 14
Title TBD

Dr. Sylvain Williams 
Department of Psychiatry, McGill University

Winter 2019

  • Talks will take place on Fridays at 2:30 p.m.
  • Location: 1301 Health Sciences Building
  • Check the schedule regularly for changes/updates

January 18
Title TBD
Dr. Caroline Ménard
CERVO Brain Research Centre, Laval University

February 1
Title TBD
Dr. Mary Pat McAndrews
University Health Network

February 8
Title TBD
Synthia Guimond
The Royal Ottawa Hospital