LAB NEWS

PEOPLE

January 5, 2022

We are pleased to welcome Èlia Navarro Masip from the Nutrigenomics group of the Universitat Rovira I Virgili for a 6-month internship. A special thank to the Sentinel North Internship Scholarship Program for International Students for supporting Èlia! 

We would also like to welcome Olivier back for another internship!

SCHOLARSHIP

December 1st, 2021

Congrats Moein and Olivier for your scholarships from the Fonds d'enseignement et de recherche

GRANT

November 30, 2021

First collaborative grant for the Michael and Caron labs!  Thanks to the Fonds d'enseignement et de recherche for the support!

AWARD

November 29, 2021

Congratulations Nader, Moein and Charles for your presentation awards!!

PRESENTATION

November 29, 2021

Today was the Research Day of the Faculty of Pharmacy. Congratulations to Sarra for a terrific oral presentation and to Nader, Anisia, Bernie, Axelle, Moein, Charles and Laura for wonderful poster presentations!

PRESENTATION

October 21, 2021

Dr. Caron was presenting today at the McMaster Centre for Metabolism, Obesity and Diabetes Research. Thanks Drs. Steinberg and Morrison for the invitation!

PEOPLE

October 18, 2021

Happy to welcome Olivier Lavoie for an internship in our lab. Olivier is currently doing his BSc in Biomedical Sciences.

PRESENTATION

October 14&15, 2021

Excellent oral presentations from Anisia and Laura (supervisor: Dr. Laplante), and poster presentations from Nader and Axelle (supervisor: Dr. Michael) at the IUCPQ Research Days!

PUBLICATION

June 12, 2021

We just published a review in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism where we discuss evidence and thoughts on obesity as a disorder of neurotransmission.

SCHOLARSHIP

August 30, 2021

Congrats Sarra for your Citizens of the World Excellence scholarship!

PEOPLE

August 30, 2021

Our lab welcomes two new MSc students and 1 PhD student! Bernie Efole is back to make her internship project move to another level and Sarra Béji will be working on the IBNEC project in co-direction with Dr. Andréanne Michaud. Moein Minbashi will be supervised by Dr. Natalie Michael and Dr. Caron (co-supervisor).

PRESENTATION

June 10, 2021

Happy to have participated to the CMDO Webinar Series "100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin - a journey from 1921 to today!". Thanks to the host, Dr. André Marette, co-speakers Drs. Mathieu Laplante, Mathieu Ferron and Fernando Anhe and all attendees for an amazing discussion on insulin, a hormone with multiple tissue targets! 

PEOPLE

May 24, 2021

We are pleased to welcome Laurianne Caron to the lab! Laurianne is currently doing her BSc in Biomedical Sciences.

PEOPLE

May 3, 2021

We are so happy to welcome Axelle Khouma to the lab! Axelle obtained her MSc in Neurosciences from the Université de Lyon (France). She will be supervised by Dr. Natalie Michael and Dr. Caron (co-supervisor).

We are also excited to welcome back Alexandra Dubé for her final internship in the Biomedical Sciences program!

PRESENTATION

April 29, 2021

Anisia was representing the Faculty of Pharmacy at the final of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT). Congrats for the great presentation!

GRANT

March 3, 2021

Thanks to the Montreal Diabetes Research Center and Diabète Québec for supporting a Pilote Grant aimed at developing a new model to study neurometabolism!

PRESENTATION

March 2, 2021

Dr. Caron shared the (virtual) stage with Dr. Lori Zelster to discuss The Chilling Side of Hunger at the Gastronauts seminar. Gastronauts is a focused group of researchers passionate about gut-brain matters. Learn more about this fantastic group created by Dr. Diego Bohórquez.

GRANT

March 1, 2021

We are very proud to announce that our grant was ranked 1st by the Research Network on cardiometabolic health, diabetes and obesity (CMDO)! Thanks for the support!

GRANT

January 28, 2021

We are excited to announce that Dr. Caron and Dr. Andréanne Michaud will co-lead a project funded by Sentinel North! The IBNEC (Interactions Between Nordic Environment and Chronobiotics) project aimed at defining how the Nordic environment impacts on neurometabolic and cardiometabolic health. It involves 19 researchers from 5 countries.

PEOPLE

January 11, 2021

We are pleased to welcome Bernie for an internship in our lab. Bernie is currently doing her BSc in Medical Biology (UQTR).


We are also pleased to welcome Kelly back for her final internship in the Biomedical Sciences program!

GRANT

December 16, 2020

Dr. Caron is awarded the Canada Research Chair in NeuroMetabolic Pharmacology. Congratulations to the 12 other recipients from Université Laval!

PRESENTATION

December 2, 2020

Dr. Caron is giving a Keynote lecture for the inaugural New Frontiers in Basic Science symposium of the Endocrine Society. Please join us to discuss new developments in technology and endocrine research!

AWARD

November 30, 2020

Anisia receives the 1st prize for her abstract at the Journée de la Recherche de la Faculté de Pharmacie! Congrats Anisia!

PRESENTATION

October 15, 2020

Dr. Caron is giving a seminar at the Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases Research Division of the IRCM. Thanks Dr. Mathieu Ferron for the invitation!

PEOPLE

September 1, 2020

We are pleased to welcome Alexandra Dubé for an internship in our lab. Alexandra is currently doing her BSc in Biomedical Sciences.

SCHOLARSHIP

August 30, 2020

Congrats Anisia for your MITACS-UL Research Training Grant (Fonds d'enseignement et de recherche)! Off to an amazing start!

PEOPLE

August 30, 2020

We are pleased to welcome Anisia Silva and Nader Srour to the lab! We will make sure they receive a good training with us while completing their PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences. Nader will be co-supervised by Dr. Natalie Michael, a terrific electrophysiologist. 

NEW WEBSITE

August 30, 2020

We hope you will all enjoy our new website! Stay tuned for the Lab News section as this is where we will keep you informed of our latest accomplishments!

 

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER