Hepato-neuro lab

Directory

 

Some useful links to explore.

Hepatic encephalopathy

International Society for Hepatic Encephalopathy and Nitrogen Metabolism (ISHEN)

Society created in 1971. Biennal meeting.

Canadian Liver Foundation (CLF)

Overview of hepatic encephalopathy, written by Dr Rose, on behalf of Canadian Liver Foundation.

Hepatology

Canadian Liver Foundation (CLF)

Foundation dedicated to patients diagnosed with liver disease.

American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)

Official journal : Hepatology. Their congress is held in October/November, in United States.

European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)

Official journal : Journal of Hepatology. The EASL congress is held in April, in Europe.

Neurosciences

Canadian Association of Neurosciences (CAN)

Their congress is held in May, in Canada.

American Society for Neurochemistry (ASN)

Official journal : ASN Neuro Journal and ASN Congress organizer (March), in United States.

International Brain Research Organization (IBRO)

Official journal : Neuroscience and IBRO World Congress.

The Brain from Top to Bottom (McGill)

An amazing website to learn about the brain.

Brain Atlas (Allen)

To know everything about brain ! By the Allen Institute for Brain Science, this atlas featured many images and data of animal and humain brains.

Oxidative stress

Canadian Oxidative Stress Consortium (COSC)

Promote canadian collaborations in the field of oxidative stress. The congress is held in June, hosted by a Canadian University.

Nutrition

Canadian Nutrition Society (SCN)

Annual conference in May, in Canada.

International Confederation of Dietetic Associations (ICDA)

The International Congress of Dietetics (ICD) is held each 4 years.

Ordre professionnel des diététistes du Québec (ODPQ)

Professional organization that regulates the profession of nutritionist/dietitian. Among activities to promote healthy food to general public, it supports the month of nutrition (March).

Lactic acidosis

Association de l'acidose lactique (AAL)

Association created by parents of children with lactic acidosis to provide support and promote research on the disease.