Affiliated with Université Laval and the CERVO Research Centre

YDK Lab alumni

Erik Bélanger

Erik Bélanger

Years in YDK lab:

Post-doc (2012-2015), In vivo imaging of microglial dynamics

Current position:
Lab manager for Professor Pierre Marquet

Robert Bonin

Robert Bonin

Years in YDK lab:

Post-doc (2011-2015), Synaptic connectivity and plasticity in spinal nociceptive pathways

Current position:
Assistant Professor, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Unviersity of Toronto

http://www.pharmacy.utoronto.ca/users/bonin-r

Dominic Boudreau

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (2004-2013), Mécanismes de régulation de l’inhibition GABAergique.

Current position:
Coordonnateur scientifique - Centre de démonstration en sciences physiques

http://www.cdsp.qc.ca/le-cdsp/equipe/

Émilie Chamma

Émilie Chamma

Years in YDK lab:

M.Sc. (2010-2013) Perturbation de la barrière hématoencéphalique dans la sclérose en plaque. Co-supervised with D. Côté (Laval)

Current position:
Clinical Research Associate at McKesson Canada

https://www.mckesson.ca/

Nadège Chéry

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (1995-1999), Inhibitory control of neurons in the marginal zone (lamina I) of the rat spinal cord

Current position:
Research coordinator, Tinnitus Clinic, Montreal, QC

Matilde Cordero Erausquin

Matilde Cordero-Erausquin

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2003-2007), Développement de l’inhibition dans la moelle sensorielle

Current position:
Chargé de recherche, Level 1, CNRS, Université de Strasbourg, France

http://www.eni-net.org/members/dr-matilde-cordero-erausquin

Michael Corrin

Michael Corrin

Current position:
Lecturer - University of Toronto

http://michaelcorrin.com/

Santiago Costantino

Santiago Costantino

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2003-2007), Development of quantitative analysis of receptor clustering. Co supervised with Paul Wiseman (McGill Universty)

Current position:
Associate Professor at Université de Montréal

http://recherche.maisonneuve-rosemont.org/en-ca/research/our-research-investigat...

Jeffrey Coull

Jeffrey Coull

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (1999-2004), Plasticity of inhibition in the superficial dorsal horn and its contribution to neuropathic pain.

Current position:
CEO, Encycle Therapeutics, (ex Dir. Ontario Brain Institute)

Harold Dehez

Years in YDK lab:

MsC (2005-2007), Imagerie de haute résolution à l’aide de faisceaux TM01. Co-supervised with Michel Piché (Laval University)
 
Ph.D. (2007-2013), Microscopie à hyper résolution optique. Co-supervised with Michel Piché

Current position:
Project manager R&D chez Doric Lenses Inc

http://doriclenses.com/

Nicolas Doyon

Nicolas Doyon

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2006-2013), Développement de nouveaux algorithmes d’analyse des signaux.

Current position:
Assistant Professor, Dept. Mathematics & Statistics, Laval University, Quebec, QC

https://www.mat.ulaval.ca/departement-et-professeurs/direction-personnel-et-etud...

Suzie Dufour

Suzie Dufour

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (2007-2012), Développement de nouveaux types de microsondes opto-électriques. Co-supervised with R. Vallée (Laval Univ.)

Current position:
Biophotonics Research Scientist - Institut National d'Optique (INO)

Pascal Dufour

Pascal Dufour

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (2002-2010), Développement d’un système de microscopie à base d’axicon. Co-supervised with N. McCarthy (Laval University)

Current position:
Optical Scientist at Morgan Solar

http://morgansolar.com/

Francesco Ferrini

Francesco Ferrini

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2008-2010), Mapping synaptic connexions to lamina I projection neurons in the spinal cord

Current position:
Assistant Professor, University of Torino

Martin Gagnon

Martin Gagnon

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2005-2007), Target directed discovery of compounds modulating intracellular chloride

Current position:
Chief Operating Officer at Exactis Innovation

https://ca.linkedin.com/in/martygagnon

Florence Keller

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2003-2006), Étude des propriétés des neurones de la couche I de la moelle in vivo.

Current position:
Deputy Director, Rhenovia Pharma

http://www.rhenovia.com/

Charalampos Labrakakis

Charalampos Labrakakis

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2003-2010), Distinct properties of GABAA-mediated inhibition in dorsal horn inhibitory interneurons.

Current position:
Assistant Professor - University of Ioannina

http://users.uoi.gr/clabrak/

Sophie Laffray

Sophie Laffray

Years in YDK lab:

Post-doc (2007-2012), Imagerie fonctionnelle des neurons de la lamina I in vivo.

Current position:
Lecturer, Université de Montpellier, Montpellier, France

Charles-Antoine Lamontagne

Charles-Antoine Lamontagne-Carpin

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (2012-2015), Sonder la biomécanique des cellules à l’aide de la microscopie à force atomique; Co supervised with Normand Marceau (Laval University)

Current position:
Consultant

Yoan LeChasseur

Yoan LeChasseur

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (2003-2010), Développement de nouveaux types de microsondes opto-électriques. Co-supervised with Réal Vallée (Laval)

Current position:
Researcher, optics and neuroscience

http://doriclenses.com/

Julie Poirier

Julie Poirier

Years in YDK lab:

M.Sc. (1996-1999), Time course of neuronal degeneration in the pilocarpine model of epileptogenesis

Current position:
Senior Corporate Attorney, Pfizer R&D Legal, Philadelphia, PA

Steven Prescott

Steven Prescott

Years in YDK lab:

M.D./Ph.D. (1998-2005), Electrophysiological properties of spinal lamina I neurons

Current position:
Associate Professor, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON

http://www.prescottlab.ca/

Gabrielle Thériault

Gabrielle Thériault

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (2009-2014), Applications de microscopie à base d’axicon. Co supervised with N. McCarthy (Laval Univ.);

Current position:
Project Manager, Optical Materials at Gentec-EO

François Thérriault-Proulx

Francois Therriault-Proulx

Years in YDK lab:

M.Sc. (2005-2008), Études des bolomètres pour l’imagerie fonctionnelle.

Current position:
Odyssey post-doctoral fellow

http://www.mdanderson.org/education-and-research/departments-programs-and-labs/l...

Tak Pan Wong

Tak Pan Wong

Years in YDK lab:

Ph.D. (1996-2000), Co supervised with A.C. Cuello (McGill)

Current position:
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University | Researcher, Douglas Institute

http://www.douglas.qc.ca/researcher/tak-pan-wong

Ji Zhang

Ji Zang

Years in YDK lab:

Post-Doc (2003-2005), Étiologie immunologique de la douleur chronique

Current position:
Associate professor Faculty of Dentistry Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery Faculty of Medicine McGill University

Director of the Pain Immunology lab