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Neurophotonics School presentation winners

The three teams that made the best presentations at the "Frontiers in Neurophotonics" Summer School were awarded a prize. The winners are:


Guillaume Lavertu FRQ-S Étudiant Chercheur étoile Santé, May 2014

Congratulations to Guillaume Lavertu, doctoral student at Université Laval with Yves De Koninck, who was named Star student by the Fonds de Recherche du Québec - Santé for the month of May.

Highlighted article: Enhancing K–Cl co-transport restores normal spinothalamic sensory coding in a neuropathic pain model Published in: BRAIN, 137; 724-738, 2014.


Marc Bergeron and Martin Gagnon receive Marlene Reimer Brain Star of the Year award at CAN2014, Francesco Ferrini and Tuan Trang also honored

Yves De Koninck, Marc Bergeron, Sam David Yves De Koninck, Marc Bergeron, Sam David

"La preuve par l'image" - scientific image contest - our finalists

Lorenzo Lorenzo
Wang Wang and Bélanger

Open house at the Neurophotonics Centre

The Beauport express was present for the event titled «24h de science» during which the Neurophotonics Centre, and the Institut Universitaire en Santé Mentale, opened its doors to the public. Journalist Alison Charland published a report on her visit in the newspaper: http://www.beauportexpress.com/


Interview with Yves De Koninck about chronic pain

Découvrir, the magazine of the Association Francophone pour le Savoir (ACFAS), published an interview recently about chronic pain with Quebec Pain Research Network founder Yves De Koninck. Read the interview on the ACFAS website: http://www.acfas.ca/publications/decouvrir/2014/05/douleur-chronique-sort-silence


Francesco Ferrini and Marc Bergeron among the top three Brain Star Awardees of 2013

We are proud to announce that Francesco Ferrini and Marc Bergeron are amongst the top three Brain Star Awardees for 2013. Both researchers are recognized for work that was done in Yves De Koninck's laboratory, published in 2013, in Nature Neuroscience (Ferrini, Trang et al.) and in Nature Medicine (Gagnon, Bergeron, et al.)