#ICEBUCKETCHALLENGE: Donations surpass $1,000,000

MONTREAL, Aug. 28, 2014 – The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Society of Quebec is pleased to announce that donations received thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge have reached $1,100,000. Since the viral sensation reached the province on August 10th, over 39,000 Quebecers have taken the challenge of dumping a bucket of

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#IceBucketChallenge donations reach $1.5M

 
UPDATE: 2014-09-11 at 10AM – $1,550,000 raised through the Ice Bucket Challenge.
The ALS Society of Quebec is pleased to announce that donations from August 10 through spetember 11 2014 have reached an all-time high, thanks to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! Over 50 000 generous people made a donation online

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Excellent care in a friendly, relaxed, patient-centred environment

 
The Neuro’s ALS Program is a model of compassionate care
The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Program at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro has an interdisciplinary team that delivers outstanding, tailor-made care to meet the needs of patients. The program which integrates research and patient care

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Therapeutic Nanobodies for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

 
Research Profile: Dr. Jean-Pierre Julien
Vaccination is a preventative medical technique designed to assist the body in developing an immune response to specific infections. Exposure to weakened versions of these infections causes our body to produce substances called antibodies that neutralize the infection and stand ready to prevent illness should

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10 years with ALS: Carlos’ Story

 
I was 34 when I was first diagnosed with ALS 10 years ago, I was sure that it was a death sentence and my life, as I knew it was over. It’s been hard losing my physical self to the disease. It’s like a fresh flower losing its petals,

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10th anniversary Fondation André-Delambre Symposium on ALS

 
Researchers from around the world gather in Montreal
When he helped spearhead the organization of the first ALS Symposium on behalf of the Fondation André Delambre ten years ago, Dr. Jean-Pierre Julien hoped to do more than simply gather like-minded researchers for two days of speeches and presentations. The

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