8/6/2019 - Fernanda wins a prestigious prize ! 🎉
Fernanda was selected for the 2019 Marian Kies Award of the American Society for Neurochemistry for her exceptional PhD thesis, well deserved 🤘 !!
6/26/2019 - New lab member
Jonathan Bouchard, 2nd year MD student at ULaval, joins the lab for a 8-week internship, welcome !
6/4/2019 - Katarzyna gets a PhD scholarship ! 🎉
Katarzyna is awarded a 3-year Sentinel North Doctoral Excellence scholarship sponsored by Canada First Excellence Research Fund, congratulations Kaska !!
5/21/2019 - Grants alert ! 💲🧠💲
Grateful to receive federal support through a 5-year NSERC Discovery Grant & a 2-year New Frontiers in Research Fund Exploration Grant from CIHR/NSERC/SSHRC
5/20/2019 - Menard lab welcomes 4 new members
Fernanda, PhD, FRQNT postdoctoral fellow in neurosciences
Alice Cadoret, summer intern in biomedical sciences
Emer King, visiting student from Trinity College Dublin
Ellen Doney, BSc, summer intern in neurosciences
4/30/2019 - Fernanda gets a postdoctoral fellowship ! 🎉
Fernanda is awarded a Fonds de Recherche du Québec Nature & Technologies (FQRNT) postdoctoral fellowship, congratulations Fernanda !!
4/25/2019 - Jonathan gets a scholarship ! 🎉
Jonathan was selected by Université Laval Faculty of Medicine for a research scholarship for his summer internship with us, congratulations Jonathan !
4/18/2019 - Ana wins Best Oral Presentation in Psychiatry in Texas ! 🎉
Ana gave an outstanding talk at the 60th National Student Research Forum, held in Galveston, Texas in April, congratulations Ana !
3/5/2019 - 1st lab anniversary
Menard Lab is already one year old ! 🎉
1/3/2019 - Quebec Science top 10 discoveries of 2018 !
Honored that our Nature Neuro paper was selected as one of the top 10 discoveries of 2018 by the Quebec Science magazine !!!
11/23/2018 - Congratulations Ana !
Ana won the 1st prize at the annual Université Laval MD research day for her oral presentation, well deserved 🙂
11/7/2018 - Paper alert (Kaufmann & Menard) !
Was a pleasure to write this Neuron Preview highlighting outstanding work from Leng et al. on astrocyte-mediated inflammation and depression. Great job Fernanda !
10/22/2018 - New lab member !
Katarzyna Dudek, PhD student in Neurobiology at Université Laval and new recruit of the Menard lab
9/28/2018 - New lab member !
Juliette Paul, MD student at Université Laval and new recruit of the Menard lab
9/17/2018 - New lab member !
Laurence Dion-Albert, soon MSc student (currently completing her bachelor in Neuroscience at UdeM) and new recruit of the Menard lab
8/15/2018 - 3 proud students and the very 1st Menard lab poster !
Congratulations Endji, Ana and Ellen (bonus, Endji got an A+) ! 🙂
7/11/2018 - New paper out (Menard & Russo) !
News & Views in Nature Biomedical Engineering on ATAC, a technique combining focused ultrasound to open the blood-brain barrier, AAVs and DREADDs to modulate cell circuits and behaviors. Outstanding work from Szablowski et al.
6/25/2018 - New lab member !
Ana Pavlovic, MD student and new recruit of the Menard lab
6/4/2018 - New lab members !
Welcome Manon, research associate & lab manager
Ellen, visiting undergraduate student in Human Genetics from Trinity College Dublin !
5/9/2018 - Official announcement of the Sentinel North Research Chair !
Menard lab is grateful to be supported by the Sentinel North Strategy, funded by the Canada First Research Excellence Fund.
5/7/2018 - 1st Menard lab student
Welcome Endji !
4/30/2018 - Grant alert !
Menard lab is grateful to be supported by the Fonds de recherche du Quebec - Santé (FRQS) through a Research Scholar - Junior 1 career award.
3/5/2018 - The lab is now open !
Menard lab is now officially open at the CERVO Brain Research Center in beautiful and snowy Quebec City.