Registration (uOttawa Faculty of Social Sciences Building, Lobby of Auditorium, FSS 2005)
Session 1 (FSS 2005 Auditorium)
- Welcome, opening remarks
Ruth Slack, PhD, FRSC - Director, uOBMRI
- Victoria Barham, PhD - Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, uOttawa
- The Antoine Hakim Keynote Lecture: "Comorbidity in Psychiatry: Public Health, Clinical and Research Implications"
Roger McIntyre, MD, FRCPC - Professor, Psychiatry and Pharmacology, University of Toronto, Head, Mood Disorders Psychopharmacology Unit, the University Health Network
Break and poster session (FSS 4007)
Session 2 (FSS 2005 Auditorium)
Lauri Tuominen, MD, PhD - Neuroscientist, The Royal's Institute of Mental Health Research (IMHR); Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Ottawa
Lisa Walker, C.Psych - Neuropsychologist, Department of Psychology, The Ottawa Hospital. "Cognitive Fatigability in MS: Measurement and Management"
Lunch and poster session (FSS 4007)
Session 3 (FSS 2005 Auditorium)
Trainee research expose
Allison Loan - PhD Student, Department of Biology, University of Ottawa. "Prenatal Exposure to Low-Dose Methylmercury Promotes Autism Spectrum Disorder-Like Behaviours in Early Adulthood"
Nikita Koziel Ly - MSc Student, Neuroscience, Carleton University. "Characterization of Amygdala Neurons Activated by Sleep Deprivation"
Refreshment break (entrance 2005)
Session 4 (FSS 2005 Auditorium)
- Research spotlight
Argel Aguilar-Valles, PhD - Assistant Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Carleton University. "A non-hallucinogenic LSD analogue with therapeutic potential in mood disorders"
Melanie Sekeres, PhD - Assitant Professor, School of Psychology, University of Ottawa. "Chemobrain and Hippocampal Neurotoxicity: Implications for Episodic Memory and Recollection Network Disruptions Following Chemotherapy Treatment"
Awards and social (FSS 4007)
- Nafissa Ismail, PhD - Associate Professor, School of Psychology, University of Ottawa
- Jennifer Phillips, PhD - Scientist, The Royal's Institute of Mental Health Research