The Gait and Brain Lab is pleased to announce that Master’s student Jacqueline Kueper, co-supervised by Dr. Montero-Odasso, is the recipient of The School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Master’s Scholarship. This award is sponsored by the Alzheimer Society of
Congratulations to Dr. Frederico Faria for winning the prestigious Parkwood Endowment award! Dr. Frederico will be commencing exciting new research, concentrating on Canadian Seniors gait, falls and cognition.
The Gait & Brain Research Lab in collaboration with St. Joseph’s Health Care Cognitive Vitality and Brain Health Grand Rounds is pleased to be hosting Dr. Teresa Liu-Ambrose who will be speaking on Februay 8th 2016 at the Parkwood Institute,
Toronto Star Science & Technology reporter Kate Allen recently interviewed Dr. Robert Bartha and Dr. Manuel Montero Odasso about their research to find “biomarkers” to predict dementia. The full article titled “The Race to Find ‘Biomarkers’ that can Predict Dementia”
Dr. Montero Odasso’s article “Gait Disturbances Can Help to Predict Dementia in Older Adults” from the Journals of Gerotology Series A was recently featured on the OUP Blog. OUP Blog: http://blog.oup.com/2015/01/gait-disturbances-can-help-predict-dementia-older-adults/
Dr. Montero- Odasso, Director of the Gait & Brain was interviewed on May 14, 2015 by the Montreal Gazette. He and a team of experts collaboratively identify the link between cognitive decline and mobility impairments and the role of exercise
Congratulations to Dr. Ryota Sakurai for winning a travel award to the 2015 International Congress on Gait and Posture World Congress (ISPGR) in Seville Spain . Well done Ryota!
Congratulations to postdoctoral fellow, Dr. Ryota Sakurai who has been awarded with the 2015 AGS New Investigator Award. His award was presented during the 2015 AGS Annual Meeting in National Harbor, Maryland, on May 15th 2015
Congratulations to Anam Islam & Cedric Annweiler who have been awarded the prestigious CIHR Age Plus Prize in December 2014. The Gait and Brain Lab is so pleased to have 2 of our trainees recognized in this competitive selection which awarded