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Community News: July 2020


  • Dr. Sophia Frangou (pictured) was awarded the Society of Biological Psychiatry Educator Award.
  • Dr. Doug Allan has received an NSERC Discovery Grant to study transcription factors in Drosophilia.
  • The first Neuropsyched Issue is now live! You can check it out here




  • Congratulations to the entire BC Brain Wellness team! They held a very successful virtual celebration for World Brain Day on July 22 with over 100 attendees from across the country.
  • Dr. Manu Madhav will be joining the DMCBH community in January! Read more here. 
  • Dr. Freda Miller will be joining UBC in the Fall! Read more here
  • A Month in Neurodegenerative Diseases podcast has launched! You can check out their first few episodes here. If you're looking to get involved, please contact
  • The DMCBH has started a science communications blog! The Brainiac Blog is live and looking for students, trainees and faculty to submit 500-800 word blogs about the brain, spinal cord and/or nervous system. For more information, please visit the website or contact 

DMCBH COVID-19 Series 

This month, we feaured Drs. Kurt Haas, Jill Murphy, Ray Lam and Erin Michalak! Check out their stories here: 


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