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.

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.

Postdoctoral fellow – Université de Sherbrooke

The Université de Sherbrooke is recruiting a postdoc to work on artificial intelligence (AI) application to inter-crystal scattering recovery with medical imaging PET scanners

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!