Brain Research Team

A passionate team

TEAM

An exceptional team of professionals

Professor Stephen Cunnane - Principal Investigator

Professor Stephen Cunnane

Principal Investigator

Professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences in University of Sherbrooke, Stephen Cunnane has a Ph. D. in physiology. Through his clinical research, he has worked for years to understand the link between nutrition, brain energy metabolism and cognitive functions during aging. Pr. Cunnane has published over 350 peer-reviewed research articles and 5 books. Pr. Cunnane was elected to the French National Academy of Medicine in 2009. In October 2017, he received the Chevreul Medal from the French Society for the Study of Lipids for his exceptional contributions in the field of omega fatty acid metabolism and the role of ketones in optimal brain function during aging.

Mélanie Fortier, M.Sc. - Research Coordinator

Mélanie Fortier, M.Sc.

Research Coordinator

Marie-Christine Morin - Research Nurse

Marie-Christine Morin

Research Nurse

Valérie St-Pierre, M.Sc. - Research agent

Valérie St-Pierre, M.Sc.

Research agent

Camille Vandenberghe, M.Sc. - Research agent

Camille Vandenberghe, M.Sc.

Research agent

Étienne Croteau, Ph.D. - Medical Imaging Coordinator

Étienne Croteau, Ph.D.

Medical Imaging Coordinator

CDRV

Research Centre on Aging

The Research Centre on Aging is well-known by its interdisciplinary research, ranging from biological studies, rehabilitation to the many social dimensions of aging. For over 30 years, the Centre has continued to improve targeting prevention as sphere of interest. Well-structured interventions can reduce the development of chronic disease and promote better aging. Achieving health in older people is the driving force behind the activities of the Research Centre on Aging.

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