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Department of Psychiatry Academic Research Day 2016

This event was held on June 23rd, 2016, from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at the Parkwood Institute Mental Health Care Building, 550 Wellington Road East, London, Ontario, N6A 0A7

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Brian Mishara, Director of CRISE, Professor of Psychology at Université du Québec à Montréal presented a talk entitled:

"The Canadian approach to euthanasia and assisted suicide in the context of contemporary research findings and controversial moral premises"

This was an accredited learning event.

Congratulation to our award winners:

Andrew Nicholson - Best Oral Presentation by a Trainee

Presentation Title: The Neurobiology of Emotion Regulation in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Amygdala Downregulation via Real-Time fMRI Neurofeedback

Authors: Andrew A. Nicholson, Daniela Rabellino, Tomas Ros, Maria Densmore, Paul Frewen, Christian Paret, Christian Schmahl, Jean Theberge, Rosemarie C Kluetsch, Ruth Lanius.

Lindsay Oliver - Best Poster Presentation by a Trainee

Prentation Title: The neurocognitive correlates of distinct facets of empathy: Mirror regions differentially recruited during cognitive and emotional empathy

Authors: Lindsay D. Oliver, Joana Vieira, and Derek G. V. Mitchell

Dr. Ross Norman- Best Poster Presentation by a Faculy Member

Presentation Title: How Critical is the “"Critical Period”"?

Authors: Ross M.G. Norman, Arlene MacDougall, Rahul Manchanda, Raj Harricharan & Sandra Northcott