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Dr. Srividya Iyer and Dr. Jai Shah : Canadian Network for Child and Youth Mental Health Trials secures federal funding

May 23, 2024 CIHR Accelerating Clinical Trials program propels Canada’s first child mental health trials network  Federal funding has been announced for the Canadian Network for Child and Youth Mental … Read more

Dr. Marie-Josée Fleury receives funding from the Substance Use and Addictions Program

May 13, 2024 Health Canada, through its Substance Use and Addictions Program, has awarded funding to Dr. Marie-Josée Fleury from 2024 to 2028. The Substance Use and Addictions Program has selected … Read more

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Three Douglas researchers and several students awarded FRQS funding

April 30, 2024 Congratulations to our researchers and students who have received FRQS funding! The Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQS) today announced the results of its funding applications for … Read more

Michel Perreault receives funding from the Substance Use and Addictions Program

30 April, 2024 Health Canada, through its Substance Use and Addictions Program (SUAP), has awarded funding to Dr. Michel Perreault from 2024 to 2028. This funding from the SUAP should … Read more

Drs. Villeneuve and Poirier obtain funding from FRQ to support the Stop-AD Centre

April 16, 2024 On April 4, the Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQ) announced that they would renew funding for the Stop-AD Centre, led by Drs. Villeneuve and Poirier. This … Read more

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Dr. Eric Latimer awarded a MSSS contract for project to support people experiencing homelessness

April 10, 2024 Dr. Eric Latimer was awarded a contract from the MSSS to deploy support programs for people experiencing homelessness. In a significant development aimed at enhancing support for … Read more

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Dr. Marie-Claude Geoffroy and Dr. Maxime Montembeault obtain CIHR funding

March 15, 2024 We are proud to share that two of our researchers, Drs. Marie-Claude Geoffroy and Maxime Montembeault, have obtained CIHR grants to study mental health in young and … Read more

Dr. Delphine Raucher-Chéné obtains a 2023 Clinical Innovation Pilot Fund Award

Dr. Delphine Raucher-Chéné has obtained a McGill PSychiatry 2023 Clinical Innovation Pilot Fund Award for her project, entitled, Minds@Work for individuals with bipolar disorder. The prize amount of $25,000 is … Read more

Dr. Pedro Rosa Neto receives $1.5 M in funding to pursue research on Alzheimer’s Disease

February 9, 2024 We are pleased to share that Dr. Pedro Rosa Neto, along with study co-lead Dr. Yasser Iturria-Medina, from The Neuro, has received $1.5M from the Weston Family … Read more

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Five Douglas research projects funding in CIHR’s Fall 2023 Project Grant Competition

February 2, 2024 The results for the Fall 2023 CIHR Project Grant Competition were announced on January 31. We are pleased to share that five research projects from the Douglas, … Read more

Srividya N. Iyer co-leads a major $ 4.7 M grant to evaluate Aire ouverte

January 11, 2024 We are delighted to share that today, FRQS and Quebec’s health and social services ministry (MSSS) announced  that Drs. Srividya N. Iyer and Martin Goyette of ENAP … Read more

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Lena Palaniyappan awarded a Discretionary Award from the Wellcome Trust

January 11, 2023 Last December, Dr. Lena Palaniyappan, co-investigator in a project led by Dr. Iris Sommer at the University Medical Center Groningen, was awarded a Discretionary Award from the … Read more

Dr. Lena Palaniyappan awarded research funding from the Quebec Bio-Imaging Network

December 6, 2023 We are pleased to share that Dr. Lena Palaniyappan has been awarded research funding by the Quebec Bio-Imaging Network (QBIN) to support his pilot project, “Magnetoencephalography in … Read more

The Douglas, a major player in Quebec’s new mental health initiatives

November 29, 2023 On November 28, Quebec announced an investment of $4.5 million in mental health research initiatives. These include 4 research projects and the Alliance en santé mentale et … Read more

Dr. Myra Piat funded through CIHR’s Transforming Health with Integrated Care Program

October 20, 2023 Dr. Myra Piat was among 13 researchers whose projects were funded through CIHR’s Transforming Health with Integrated Care (THINC) initiative. This initiative supports health research projects, people, teams … Read more

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The Douglas renews its FRQS Research Centre status with flying colours

October 14, 2023 The Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé has announced the renewal of the Douglas Research Centre’s status as an FRQS Research Centre. The Douglas is proud … Read more

Drs. Cermakian, Dadar, and Zeighami obtain NSERC Discovery Grants

September 27, 2023 On September 19, 2023, the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) awarded 147 McGill research projects with funding from its Discovery Research Programs, including … Read more

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Douglas Researchers supported by CFI investments

September 25, 2023 This year, thirty McGill research projects were funded through the John R. Evans Leaders Fund for innovative tools and infrastructure. Among them three projects were awarded to … Read more

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Dr. Marie-Josée Fleury obtains a Partnership Development Grant from the SSHRC

September 5, 2023 Congratulations to Drs. Marie-Josée Fleury (principal investigator) and Xiangfei Meng (co-investigator), who was recently awarded a Partnership Development Grant from the The Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council … Read more

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Douglas researchers awarded CIHR funding in latest Project Grant Competition

July 21, 2023 The Canadian Institutes of Health Research have released the results for the Spring 2023 Project Grant Competition. We are pleased to report that several of our researchers … Read more

Dr. Marie-Josée Fleury obtains funding from FRQSC

Congratulations to Dr. Marie-Josée Fleury, who was just awarded funding from FRQSC for her project, entitled ‘Profils, trajectoires et qualité des services des usagers avec un trouble lié au jeu … Read more

The prestigious Molson Foundation supports Youth Mental Health research at the Douglas

The Douglas Research Centre is thrilled to announce a significant investment from The Molson Foundation, marking a milestone in our longstanding partnership. This transformative gift of $3M from The Molson … Read more

Dr. Sylvia Villeneuve awarded Brain Canada platform support grant

March 25, 2023  We are proud to announce that Dr. Sylvia Villeneuve has been awarded a Brain Canada 2021 Platform Support Grant (PSG). The announcement was made on behalf of the Honourable … Read more

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The Douglas receives new support from the RBC Foundation to support youth mental health

May 03, 2023 The Douglas has received a major investment from the RBC Foundation to create a family intervention program for young patients at the Douglas’ Centre of Excellence in Youth … Read more

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Dr. Tak Pan Wong obtains a research grant from FRQNT

Congratulations to Dr. Tak Pan Wong, who was recently awarded a team research grant from the Fond de recherche du Québec – Nature et technologies (FRQNT) for his submitted project, La … Read more

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Seven Douglas researchers and several students obtain FRQS awards

April 27, 2023 Congratulations to our researchers and students who received FRQS funding! The Fonds de recherche du Québec announced its funding results today, for both researcher and student salary … Read more