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Dr. Paul Fernyhough

Director,
Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders

Principal Investigator,
Cell Biology of Neurodegeneration Lab, Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders

Professor
Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Manitoba

Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders

The Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders (DND) is housed within the Dr. John Foerster Centre for Health Research on Aging, located in the St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre. DND was established in 1999 through a major funding initiative “Age of Discovery” by the St. Boniface Hospital Foundation.

All faculty in DND hold academic positions in theDepartment of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, University of Manitoba.

Outstanding Undergrad Credits Teacher for Inspiration

Bradley Feltham, CCARM Research Assistant, was recently recognized as an outstanding undergraduate student in the Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences at U of M, and in-turn, he formally recognized his supervisor, Dr. Miyoung Suh, for teaching excellence at the...

Significant Federal Investment in Health Care Research Celebrated

Terry Duguid, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South met with researchers today at the University of Manitoba to celebrate their achievements and learn more about their innovative, wide-ranging research projects. Included among the 16 U of M affiliated researchers...

Albensi publishes in popular Alzheimer’s journal

Dr. Benedict Albensi, Principal Investigator, Synaptic Plasticity and Cellular Memory Dysfunction Lab, Division of Neurodegenerative Disorders, co-authored a paper which has now been published in the Alzheimer’s and Dementia journal. The paper is titled Perspectives...