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Parkinson Canada Superwalk

Parkinson Canada Superwalk

Parkinson Canada SuperwalkFor more than 30 years participants from across the country have come together to show one another that they are not alone. Now, guided by the relentless perseverance of people living with Parkinson's standing up to their diagnosis more than...

Burgers to Beat MS

Burgers to Beat MS

Burgers to Beat MSThe CRU and the MS clinic help raise money towards MS Research and Support programs. Thank you to Sean Carlin for organizing our participation! On August 22nd, $2 from every Teen Burger sold from A&W will go toward those living with MS.

Highest global enroller for brain tumour clinical trial

Highest global enroller for brain tumour clinical trial

Highest global enroller for brain tumour clinical trialDr. Petrecca and his team (Josephine Chu and Adrien Poulin) have received a 2018 Scimega Network Champion Award for their outstanding performance as the highest global enroller for their U.S. Biotech Sponsor’s...

CTV with Dr. Paul Giacomini on MS in Canada

CTV with Dr. Paul Giacomini on MS in Canada

Your Morning with Dr. Paul Giacomini Canada has one of the highest rates of MS in the world. Join Dr Giacomini on CTV's "Your Morning" as he talks about why MS rates are so high in Canada and what is being done to fight it.

Dr. Angela Genge, recipient of the Forbes Norris Award

Dr. Angela Genge, recipient of the Forbes Norris Award

Dr. Genge awarded the 2018 Forbes Norris Award A big congratulations to our inspiring director, Dr. Angela Genge, on receiving the Forbes Norris award at the ALS MND symposium in Glasgow, Scotland! She is recognized for her exceptional care and compassion towards ALS...

The first on the INTRAGO brain tumour trial in Canada

The first on the INTRAGO brain tumour trial in Canada

The first on the INTRAGO brain tumour trial in Canada Le premier de l'essai INTRAGO sur les tumeurs cérébrales au Canada Glioblastoma Multiforme is grade IV brain cancer that is very aggressive. There are currently no cure but research is advancing to find new ways to...

Eastern Neuromuscular Course Review

Eastern Neuromuscular Course Review

Eastern Neuromuscular Course Review (From https://www.mcgill.ca/neuro/events/eastern-neuromuscular-course-review) Dr. Nic Dupré of Laval University, Dr. Angela Genge of The Neuro and the members of our organizing committee are pleased to announce that...

Health Canada approves new drug to treat patients ALS

Health Canada approves new drug to treat patients ALS

Health Canada approves new drug to treat patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) From CBC News: Ottawa has approved a drug to slow the progression of ALS. Edaravone is the first promising ALS drug to be approved in Canada in nearly 20...

Dr. Angela Genge – Neuro XXceptional

Dr. Angela Genge – Neuro XXceptional

Dr. Angela Genge - Neuro XXceptional Neurologist Dr. Angela Genge is the Director of the ALS Clinic and the Clinical Research Unit at The Neuro. Dr. Genge has been awarded the YWCA Woman of Distinction Award in Science and Technology for her...

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(Fr suivant) In September, our #neuromuscular team (Dr. Maxime Berube Victoria Eon Xin Di Dong) attended the annual Muscle Study Group meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah. MSG is a forum of leading experts in #neuromusculardisease With a strong focus on #clinicalresearch #translationalmedicine #drugdevelopment, MSG provides a unique space for collaboration between #pharmaceuticals #youngscientists, clinicians, and research staff alike.

For more information on #clinicaltrials in neuromuscular disease, visit out website at cru.mcgill.ca/neuromuscular/

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En septembre, notre équipe #neuromusculaire, le (Dr Maxime Berube, Victoria Eon, Xin Di Dong), a assisté à la réunion annuelle du Muscle Study Group à Salt Lake City, dans l'Utah. MSG est un forum d'experts renommés dans le domaine #maladieneuromusculaire. Avec un accent particulier mis sur la #rechercheclinique #médecinetranslationnelle #dévelopmmentdemédicaments, le MSG offre un espace unique de collaboration entre #pharmaceutiques #jeunesscientifiques, #cliniciens et staff de recherche.

Pour plus d'informations sur #essaiscliniques dans les maladies neuromusculaires, visitez notre site Web à l'adresse cru.mcgill.ca/fr/neuromusculaire/
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(Fr suivant) Last week, members of our ALS team had the privilege of attending the ALS Education Day sponsored by Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America and The Neuro. The day focused on best pratices in ALS care, providing multi-pronged support through physical and occupational therapy, nursing, genetic counseling and spiritual and emotional support services. Local experts, Drs. Rami Massie and Geneviève Matte, organized the event, which brought together the ALS community of clinicians and families affected by the disease.
#als #alsresearch #alscare #neurology #neuromuscular Natalie Saunders Juliette Foucher-Bricaud Kristiana Salmon

La semaine dernière, les membres de notre équipe SLA ont eu le privilège d'assister à la journée de sensibilisation à la SLA parrainée par Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America et l'Institut neurologique de Montreal. La journée s'est concentrée sur les meilleures pratiques en matière de prise en charge de la SLA, offrant un soutien interdisciplinaire via la thérapie physique et professionnelle, des soins infirmiers, du conseil génétique et des services de soutien spirituel et émotionnel. Experts locaux, les Drs. Rami Massie et Geneviève Matte ont organisé l'événement réunissant la communauté des cliniciens de la SLA et des familles touchées par la maladie.
#sla #recherchesla #soinssla #neurologie #neuromusculaire
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