Radio Canada – Boulevard du Pacifique features Dr. Julie Robillard

In celebration of World Alzheimer Day, Radio Canada’s Boulevard du Pacifique interviews Core’s Dr. Julie Robillard to talk about Alzheimer disease. Listen to the interview at: 5:15PM (Vancouver) Monday September 21, 2015

Public Talk: Women in Neuroscience

Monday, 28 September 2015 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT) Upper Egg, The Nest 6133 University Boulevard Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1 Join Dr. Judy Illes, Dr. Liisa Galea, and Dr. Jehannine Austin for an evening of discussion around the challenges and opportunties for women in neuroscience. Learn how women are changing the way they’re […]

Brain Health Awareness Week

University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute presents: Brain Health Awareness Week September 14-19, 2015 University of Ottawa, Main Campus Join free week-long series of events offered by the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute, a leader in neuroscience research and treatment of brain disorders. See poster below:

Intensive Bioethics Course in Zurich

The Harvard Medical School’s Center for Bioethics invites you to attend the Intensive Bioethics Course in Zurich [ZIBC] being held November 13-15, 2015. This 3-day course has been developed by the Institute of Biomedical Ethics and History of Medicine at the University of Zurich, along with the ethics program at the University Hospital in Zurich, […]

Careers in Neurology and Mental Health

The UBC Neurology Club & Mental Health Awareness Club (MHAC) are inviting professionals in different fields such as psychiatry, psychology, counselling, neurology and more to speak about their career paths.

Brain Talks

Disruptions of Consciousness 6:00 PM Monday, March 16, 2015 Paetzold Auditorium, Vancouver General Hospital Speakers: Adrian Byram, MSc ~ Neuroethics researcher on Severe Brain Injury Dr. Alan Bates, MD, PhD ~ Psychiatrist on Delirium Dr. Mark Ansermino, MMed, MSc, FRCPC ~ Anesthesiologist on Levels of Consciousness Free wine and cheese reception to follow To RSVP […]

National Health Ethics Week

Improving the brain through technology: What is there to know and why should we care? In celebration of the National Health Ethics Week, the National Core for Neuroethics will be hosting an outreach event to discuss new brain technologies that seek to improve learning and their implications for society. In this interactive 1-hour session, we […]

Film Screening: Tales from the Organ Trade

On behalf of Dr. Valorie Crooks (Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research), you are invited to the screening of: Tales From the Organ Trade Tuesday, March 10, 2015 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM Asia Pacific Hall, Centre for Dialogue, 580 W. Hastings, Vancouver This Canadian documentary provides an unprecedented view on the global black market […]