The Quebec Bio-Imaging Network

Promoting and facilitating bio-imaging research across Quebec

News

DIALOGUE – Student component – 2022-2023

For the fourth year, the FRQ is proposing a funding program to support the development of projects focusing on scientific communication to the general public. The deadline to submit an expression of interest to QBIN is September 20, 2022.
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Events

Neuroimaging in Montreal

This inaugural scientific neuroimaging event on December 5th, 2023, will showcase new discoveries, and share new inter-institutional collaborative initiatives.

NeuroQAM 10th Annual Scientific day

The cognitive neuroscience research center of Université du Québec à Montréal (NeuroQAM) is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and invites you to its 10th annual scientific day on November 25, 2022.

Blog

Meet the mentors of QBIN’s first CEGEP student mentorship program!

Last summer, QBIN launched the first trial of a new program designed to engage CEGEP students in bio-imaging research and help graduate students and postdocs gain valuable mentorship experience. Three PhD students from McGill University were paired with two CEGEP students from Dawson College to complete a 10-week research internship. The pilot was a great success and we plan to expand the program to include more mentors and interns from across the province in summers to come! Read on to learn more about the program from the perspective of our first three QBIN mentors, Aurelie Bussy, Stephanie Tullo, and Isabelle Arseneau-Bruneau!
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The link between hearing loss and cognitive decline

In Canada, 38% of adults between the age of 20 and 79 years old suffer from hearing loss, and many never receive treatment. Furthermore, scientists have found that hearing loss often precedes diagnoses of age-related dementia by 5 to 10 years. Flavie Detcheverry, master’s student in biomedical engineering at the Université de Montréal, summarizes what we know about the relationship between hearing loss, cognitive decline, and age-related dementia.
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Sleep and Memory: A Story to Remember!

Master’s student in psychiatry at McGill, Béry Mohammediyan, explores the interesting and complex relationship between sleep and memory and the consequences of sleep deprivation – a topic that most graduate students can personally relate to!
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Jobs

Postdoctoral fellow – University of Ottawa

The Institute of Mental Health Research in Ottawa is looking for a postdoctoral fellow to develop and implement an fMRI protocol for targeting TMS in the treatment of major depressive disorder.

Postdoctoral Researcher – McGill University

The laboratory of Dr. Lepage at the Douglas Research Center is looking for qualified candidate for post-doctorate studies in mental health (previously psychiatry) or in IPN (Integrated Program in Neurosciences) at McGill.