Winnipeg Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience
BAW 1999 Activities Report
by Dr. Dean Kriellaars, Chair, BAW 1999 Committee
March 17, 1999
- March 17, Wednesday
BAW joint with "Taking It" program of the Sports Medicine Council of
This program covered drugs and substances that effect the nervous system in sport.
Presentation by Dr. Dean Kriellaars to Manitoba Physical Education Teachers
Association and numerous high schools.
- March 17
Winnipeg Free Press article on the clinical use of supplements in neuromuscular
- March 18, Thursday, noon, Winnipeg
Live local coverage with MTN A Channel re general brain awareness issues.
- March 18, Thursday, 3 pm, Winnipeg
Women in Neuroscience, BAW and fMRI event
at the Health Sciences Centre MRI Suite.
All three components highlighted in fMRI demonstration by physicist, Dr. Patrick
Stroman (National Research Council of Canada) with female high school students
interested in science (from St. Mary's Academy). Neuroscientists on hand: Dr. Dean
Kriellaars, School of Medical Rehabilitation, and Dr. Larry Jordan, Spinal Cord
Research Centre, University of Manitoba.
(Photos and press coverage)
- Manitoba Science and Technology Network will be highlighting commercialization
of technology developed within the Neuroscience Program at the University of
Manitoba and Health Sciences Centre in the near future. One technology transfer
item - the isomap software developed in the Human Performance Laboratory at the
UM School of Medical Rehabilitation (project leader: Dr. Dean Kriellaars) - was
and WCSN WWW administrator:
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