Neurostimulation and low back pain without sciatica

On Friday, March 16, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences will host Dr. Juan Guzman, Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at the Université de Montréal. Dr. Guzman’s talk will focus on the potential role of neurostimulation in treating patients with low back pain without sciatica.

This conference will be presented in French.

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Dementia: A Disease Spectrum

On February 23th, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences invites Janice Robertson, researcher at the Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases. The conference will discuss the clinical, genetic and neuropathological overlap between Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and frontotemporal dementia.

An optical biopsy needle to diagnose cancer

Performing a biopsy can sometimes be like going fishing. It’s not easy to find the core of the tumor in order to take a small tissue sample to see if it contains cancer cells. A technology developed by engineers Frédéric Leblond and Joannie Desroches promises to revolutionize biopsies of the future in order to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. 

Policies and Scientific Aspects of Antimicrobial Resistance

On February 9th, 2018, the CRCHUM Conferences invites Marc Ouellette, Scientific Director at the Institute of Infection and Immunity of the CIHR. The conference will discuss national and international efforts to address the issue of antimicrobial resistance and new genomic approaches for screening new therapeutic targets.

This conference will be presented in French.

Guest of Dr. Daniel Kaufmann, theme Immunopathology.



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