June 3, 2022
Congratulations are in order for Dr. Desjardins!
Dr. Desjardins is the first psychologist at the Center of Psycho-Oncology to have been awarded the FRQS Junior 1. The objective of this award is to support high-caliber scientists conducting research in human health in Québec.
May 9, 2022
In her very first scientific presentation at the McGill Applied Psychology Conference 2022, Émilie received an honorable mention for her poster!
April 4, 2022
Congratulations Laurianne for receiving the Canada Graduate Scholarship [Masters (CGS M)]!
April 1, 2022
Two awards for our research students
Congratulations Sabrina for receiving the International Travel Award and Yustine for receiving the Diverse Scholar award from the Society of Pediatric Psychology.
Nov 2, 2021
For leading the French Canadian translation of the Reading the Mind in the Eyes Child test, which is now posted on the Autism Research Center (international expert center in autism research, affiliated with Cambridge University) website!
Nov 1, 2021
Brain Tumor Foundation of Canada Feature grant
Congratulations to Dr. Marco Bonnano and Dr. Leandra Desjardins! This grant will be directed to develop transition readiness workshops for Brain Tumor survivors.
Oct 3, 2021
Congratulations to our lab students Yustine, Sabrina and Leonaes.
For participating and winning first place in the Canadian Brain Tumor Foundation - Pam and Rolando del Maestro research competition.
Sep 1, 2021
Fonds d'Integration en Psycho-Oncologie
Grant awarded for the development of our ELANT project.
May 2, 2021
This grant supports a research project aimed at better understanding social relationships in pediatric brain tumor survivors and what skills might be harder or easier compared to other kids their age. Our goal is to use this information to develop better and more targeted interventions for pediatric brain tumor survivors.
May 1, 2021
For receiving the Canadian Brain Tumour Foundation studentship research award!