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Thank to our trainees!

Friday 19th of August was the last day of our trainees Jean-Michael and Gabriel. It was a pleasure to work with them and they had a productive summer. We wish them the best in their future endeavours!

Dr Gasecka winner of L’Oréal-UNESCO scholarship

L'Oreìal-UNESCO For Women In Science Group 2015-fixedAs part of the L’Oréal Canada For Women in Science with the support of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, Dr Alicja Gasecka (second on the right), postdoctoral fellow in neuroscience, physics and optical microscopy, received one of two awards in Excellence Search L’Oréal-UNESCO 2015, worth $ 20,000 each. This initiative wishes to support major research projects undertaken by postdoctoral Canadians.

Welcome Pierre Desaulniers

pierre desaulniersWelcome to Pierre Desaulniers Ing. who joins the group for a technology maturation project where three patents from the Research Centre will be transferred to BLIQc, a microscopy company. He comes from the group of NSERC Industrial Chair of Optics Design Professor Simon Thibault from Laval University where he was research associate.

Research assistant

VeroniqueVéronique Rioux has joined the group as a Research Assistant to manage all aspects of animal surgeries, colonies and protocols. Véronique has an M.Sc. in neurobiology obtained from her work with Prof. Martin Beaulieu.