Guest speaker: Dr. Ted Dinan

11:00am-12:00pm, Jun 27, 2016

Rudy North Lecture Theatre, Lower Level, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, 2215 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver

Host: Dr. Lakshmi Yatham

Speaker: Dr. Ted Dinan, MD, PhD, FRCPsych, FACP; Professor of Psychiatry, University College Cork (Ireland)

Title: Brain-gut-microbiota axis: A novel target for psychiatric intervention

Learning objectives:

  • Provide an understanding of how gut microbes play a key role in regulating stress responses
  • Examine the gut microbiota in conditions such as depression and autism
  • Explore the role of Psychobiotics in treating stress related disorders

Events

Jun 28-30, 2018

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to join the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CCNP) for the 41st annual meeting in Vancouver this month.

Past Events

7:30pm-9:30pm, May 31, 2018

Are you left brained or right brained, or is that even a thing? Will champagne improve your memory? Can you really beat depression with a walk in the woods?

4:00pm-6:00pm, May 12, 2018

8:30am-5:00pm, May 7, 2018

9:00am-3:00pm, Apr 14, 2018

Lunch will be provided (gluten-free and non-gluten-free options).

7:00pm-9:30pm, Apr 11, 2018

Professor Vesna Sossi will examine how positron emission tomography (PET) imaging has contributed to better understanding of the brain f

12:00pm-1:30pm, Mar 15, 2018

Join host Dr. Tim Inglis and visiting speaker Dr. Andy Murray for a special talk. 

Title: The vestibular system as a gateway to motor circuits

5:30pm-7:30pm, Mar 13, 2018

Medical Aid in Dying in Canada – Where are we and where are we going?

1:00pm-7:30pm, Nov 25, 2017

Join us in celebration as we commemorate 20 years of neuroscience research and brain health discovery at the University of British Columbia.

Oct 31, 2017

The UBC Department of Medicine invites its faculty members, students, and staff to the upcoming 2017 Medicine Research Expo, brought to you by our Department of Medicine Research Office and UBC Exp