University of Saskatchewan - College of Medicine

College of Medicine
B103 Health Sciences Building, 107 Wiggins Road
Saskatoon, SK
Canada S7N 5E5


Program Information
Faculty: College of Medicine
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Psychiatry
Description Extensive facilities exist to support basic and clinical research in psychiatric and neurological disorders.
Website: Psychiatry at University of Saskatchewan - College of Medicine
Areas of Research: Study of the mechanisms of and potential treatments for psychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders such as Schizophrenia, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's Diseases, and acute neurological conditions such as stroke and ischemia; search for neurotrophic factors involved in neuronal protection, survival and rescue; molecular biological studies on neurotrophic factors, enzymes and receptors; gene regulation of monoamine synthesizing and catabolizing enzymes; investigations on biological markers and of the correlations between mood or behavior and the levels of neurochemicals in body fluids; clinical studies
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Last Updated: August 21, 2012