Institute for Neuroscience and Neurotechnology

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May 15-17, 2023
SFU Harbour Centre & Online

Join us for INN's next workshop where we will be bringing together leading experts in brain resilience.
This three-day workshop will cover several aspects of what determines brain resilience,
from cells and circuits, to social and cultural factors.

Faranak Farzan, professor in SFU's Faculty of Applied Sciences and a member of the INN's Steering Committee, conducts transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) at Surrey Memorial Hospital

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SFU's Institute for Neuroscience and Neurotechnology (INN) supports neuroscience and neurotechnology research, training and community engagement at SFU. 

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Taking brain research in promising new directions

The INN is led by renowned neuroscientist Randy McIntosh, SFU's BC Leadership Chair in Neuroscience and Technology Translation Across the Lifespan.

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Randy McIntosh, professor in SFU's Faculty of Science and director of the INN

The Virtual Brain

Co-developed by INN director Randy McIntosh, The Virtual Brain is a reference tool for full-brain simulation used by a growing number of scientists, clinicians, researchers and research institutes around the world.

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