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Brain, Behaviour and Health: Emerging Research
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When: Friday, February 22, 2019
8:00 AM
Where: Holiday Inn - Yorkdale
3450 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario 
Contact: Cristina
416 487 4040 | 888 672 9999

Online registration is available until: 2019-02-20
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The Canadian Society of Medical Evaluators and the Canadian Academy of Psychologists in Disability Assessment are pleased to present a conference focused on the integration of psychological and physical factors in health and in third party assessments.

Canadian researchers of international recognition will present fascinating research regarding the complex relations amongst the brain, behavior and health.

Our esteemed legal experts will present court decisions where clinical teams provided multidisciplinary assessments related to personal injury and disability cases, and explore implications for the integration of the assessors’ respective opinions.


  • DR. AMIR MINERBI, McGill University, presenting research on the bidirectional connection between the gut microbiome and the brain, and recent research on fibromyalgia patients.

  • DR. VALERIE TAYLOR, University of Calgary, presenting research on the microbiome and mental illness (psychobiotics).

  • DR. BOBBY STOJANOSKI, London, ON, will present research from the lab of Dr. Adrian Owen regarding brain ‘death’ and consciousness.

  • DR. DAVID COREY, Brain Scan Inc., Toronto, will present preliminary research regarding fMRI and mild traumatic brain injury.

  • LAURA EMMETT, Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP, President of the Canadian Defense Lawyers

  • JEFFREY SHINEHOFT, JS Personal Injury Law

  • DR. AVI ORNER, University of Toronto, President of CSME

  We are requesting submissions of original research that would fit within the parameters of brain, behavior and health.  Please submit an abstract by January 4, 2019 to:

Dr. Avi Orner, CSME President
Dr. Jeremy Frank, CAPDA Past President
Dr. Konstantine Zakzanis, CSME Vice-President and Program Chair  
Dr. Rhonda Nemeth, CSME Board of Directors and Program Chair

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