Organizers and Sponsors

 

Local Organizing Committee
Johanne Charron, Hôpital Sainte-Justine/Centre hospitalier universitaire Mère-enfant (CHU), Montreal, QC, Canada
Serge St-Pierre, PhD, Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) and The Hans Selye Foundation (HSF), Montreal, QC, Canada (Co-Chair)
Milagros Salas-Prato, PhD, Hôpital Sainte-Justine/CHU and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada (Chair)
Beatriz Tuchweber, PhD, Hôpital Sainte-Justine/CHU, Université de Montréal and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada
Ovid Da Silva, BA, LLB, IRTC Inc., Research Centre, Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM) and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada
Marcy J.T. Smith, MS, RN, FAIS, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, The American Institute of Stress (AIS), Yonkers, NY, Stress Concepts, Osterville, MA, USA and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada
Mark A. Jackson, MB, BS, PhD, Centre for Medical History, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK

 

Scientific Advisory Committee
Yvette Taché, PhD, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada, (Chair)
Catherine Rivier, PhD, The Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA (Co-Chair)

Sandor Szabo, MD, PhD, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada

Remi Quirion, PhD, Douglas Hospital/McGill University and Institute of Neurosciences, Mental Health and Addiction, Montreal, QC, Canada
Michael Meaney, PhD, Douglas Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Milagros Salas-Prato, PhD, Hôpital Sainte-Justine/CHU and HSF, Montreal, QC, Canada

 

Sponsors
Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America, Inc.
Douglas Mental Health University Institute
Université de Montréal, Montreal, Canada
McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development, Division of Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V.
IPSEN-Biomeasure, USA
Novartis, Canada
Procter & Gamble, USA
PolyPeptide Laboratories, Inc.USA
 
Travel Support
The Wellcome Trust, UK
Austrian Cultural Forum, Austrian Embassy Ottawa, Canada
The UCLA Academic Senate, USA
 
Administrative Support
The Sainte-Justine Hospital Foundation, Montreal
Center for Neurovisceral Sciences and Women's Health, UCLA, USA
Douglas Mental Health University Institute