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This workshop will present successful models of Translational Neuroscience, using the example of the impact of early-life adversities.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019 – 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

FREE - Open to university faculty, students and staff and professionals working in related areas (international development, clinical services, etc.). Registration required.

Location: de Grandpré Communications Centre, the Montreal Neurological institute and Hospital (The Neuro), 3801 University Street, Montreal, QC, H3A 2B4, Canada

Program : Check the Ludmer Centre event page for program PDF (http://ludmercentre.ca/events)

The workshop comprises six 45-minute talks with Q&A ending with a round-table discussion session.

8:30-9:00 Registration & Coffee – Helen Penfield Atrium

9:00-9:15 Welcome Remarks

9:15-10:00 Patricia Pelufo Silveira MD, MSc, PhD: Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill U.; Researcher, Douglas Mental Health University Institute; Scientific Director (INT), Ludmer Centre for Neuroinformatics & Mental Health. Talk: Introduction, Concepts and Translating Developmental Neuroscience, from Rodents to Humans

10:00-10:45 Michelle Gagnon, MBA, PHD: President, Palix Foundation; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. Talk: Synthesizing Knowledge for Large-scale Dissemination – The Alberta Family Wellness Initiative (AFWI) and Brain Story Certification Course

10:45-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-11:45 Nicole Letourneau, RN BN MN PhD FCAHS: Professor, Faculty of Nursing / Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary; Research Chair in Parent-Infant Mental Health, Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation; Director for both the Research & Education for Solutions to Violence (RESOLVE) and the Child Health Intervention and Longitudinal Development (CHILD) in Alberta. Talk: Clinical Perspective to Inform Development of Large Cohorts & Public Outreach

11:45-12:30 Lunch in Foyer

12:30-13:15 Laurette Dubé, PhD, MPS, MBA, BSc: Professor & James McGill Chair of Consumer and Lifestyle Psychology and Marketing; Chair and Scientific Director, McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics (MCCHE) in Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University. Talk: Synergy Between University, Industry and Action Partners for Solution‐oriented Programs – the bridge between disciplines, sectors, and actors.

13:15-14:00 Justine Daoust-Lalande, Nurse, Migrant Clinic in Montreal, Médecins du Monde, Canada. Talk: From Papers to Real Life Action – The Médecins du Monde experience

14:00-14:15 Coffee Break

14:15-15:00 Michael MacKenzie, Canada Research Chair in Child Well-Being (Tier 1) and Full Professor of Social Work, Psychiatry and Pediatrics. Title: pending confirmation

15:00-16:00 Open discussion with speakers

16:00-16:15 Closing remarks

16:10-17:00 Reception in foyer

Organised by Patricia Pelufo Silveira, Ludmer Centre Scientific Director (int). For more information contact Joanne Clark: info@LudmerCentre.ca

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