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The Story of a Neurophotonics Research Powerhouse

Paul and Yves De Koninck

Paul and Yves De Koninck

A recent feature article in University Affairs explains how a neurophotonics research powerhouse was developed at Université Laval thanks to the leadership and vision of brothers Paul and Yves De Koninck.


Yves De Koninck named CHR researcher of the month

Yves De Koninck

Canadians for Health Research (CHR), a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of health research named Yves De Koninck researcher of the month for July 2013. CHR recognized Dr. De Koninck for his ground-breaking work in the area of pain research and for his commitment to ensure the 'silent epidemic' of chronic pain is recognized by society. His use of innovative techniques, such as neurophotonics, is evidence of his commitment to finding novel ways to bring relief to pain patients.


2013 Neurophysics Retreat

neurophysics retreatOn June 17th and 18th was held the 2013 Neurophysics Retreat at La Forêt Montmorency. Nearly 80 professors, researchers and students from the Centre de recherche de l'Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec (CRIUSMQ), McGill University and the Hôpital Maisonneuve-Rosemont took advantage of the relaxed and friendly atmosphere of the place to get acquainted, present their research work and discuss.


Martin Parent receives the Jacques-Leblanc prize

Dr. Martin Parent recently received the Jacques-Leblanc prize which recognizes teaching excellence and strong involvement in student training. This prize is given by the ACCEM, the association of graduate students of the Université Laval Faculty of Medicine. Congratulations to Dr. Parent!


Neurolinks 2013 Career Day

Neurolinks logo

The first Neurolinks Career Day was held May 16th, 2013, at the CRIUSMQ. This unique networking event for neuroscience and biophotonics students was organised jointly by NanoULaval and the CRIUSMQ.


Martin Deschênes publishes in Nature

Dr. Martin Deschênes Dr. Martin Deschênes

4th edition of the CRIUSMQ Open House for CEGEP Students

Open house photo

The 4th edition of the Open House for CEGEP students was held on April 17th 2013 at the Research Centre of the Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec (IUSMQ).