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


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Past Events

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

12:00pm-1:00pm, Sep 18, 2017

Clinic staff at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health are excited to be able to bring a Chronic Condition Self-Management Program to the Centre for Brain Health.

7:30pm-9:30pm, Jun 27, 2017

12:30pm-5:30pm, Jun 1, 2017

Join academic researchers and clinicians at the Annual Meeting of the BMBF-ANR-CIHR Consortium on Epigenomics of Parkinson's Disease.

7:00pm-9:00pm, May 17, 2017

Join Dr. Geshe Thupten Jinpa, celebrated author & principal translator to H.H.

3:00pm-4:00pm, Mar 14, 2017

Join 2013 Nobel Prize recipient Dr. Thomas Südhof as he delivers the 13th annual D. Harold Copp Lecture.

3:00pm-5:00pm, Mar 2, 2017

Dear DMCBH Members,

12:00pm-1:00pm, Feb 2, 2017

A new physician-engagement initiative is coming to UBC Hospital and the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health.