OYM54: Clarifying Brain Training with Claire Champigny

OYM54: Clarifying Brain Training with Claire Champigny
Only one week left until our trip to Washington, D.C.!  On Your Mind will be at SfN this year, with a booth in the exhibitor area.  If you’ll be at the meeting, from November 14-19, stop by to say hello and/or talk science with the hosts! We have the pleasure of welcoming Claire Champigny to ...

OYM 53: Everyone’s doing mTOR

We’re gearing up for our trip to SfN!  On Your Mind will be in the exhibitor area with our very own booth this year from November 15 through the 19th so, if you’re going to be there and want to say hi and/or talk science, stop on by!  Or drop us a line at oympodcast@gmail.com It’s ...

OYM52: SKA2 Sucks

OYM52: SKA2 Sucks
We’ve got the pleasure of welcoming Ian Mahar back to the hosts’ table this week, and he’s bringing tales of foreign adventure with him.  Having recently attended a neuroscience conference in Brazil, he’s had a taste of how science is done, and how academic conferences are structured outside of North America.  As an ambassador for ...

OYM51: Pruning and Postdocs

OYM51: Pruning and Postdocs
On Your Mind is going international!  Liam and Kat will be heading to Washington this year for the 2014 Society for Neuroscience Meeting.  We’ve even got an exhibitor booth this year!  So, if you’re attending the conference, stop by to say hello and talk science with the team. It’s the calm before the storm for ...

OYM 50(ish): Still NFty at 50!

It’s our 50th episode (for real this time) and the whole gang is back together to celebrate and talk science! Adel’s taken time from his busy med school schedule to bring us tales of life and work across the pond.  Meanwhile, back at home, it’s funding season and Liam and Kathryn have been tackling the ...

OYM 49b: Neuroscince Retreats

*producers note: I don’t care how I have to fudge the numbers, we will have a 50th episode reunion!* We’ve got a special episode this week, bringing you our thoughts and experiences from the 2014 McGill IPN Retreat.  Both Kat and Liam had posters at this year’s retreat and discuss their preferred approach to poster ...

OYM 49: Then the next one’s still 50

OYM 49: Then the next one's still 50
The computer ate the podcast. Again. So this is just a minute of Liam rabling about how frustrated he is about it. Back next week with real episodes, until then check out all our past episodes at www.OnYourMind.ca

OYM48: Ratolesence

We’re running a two man show on this, the one year anniversary of On Your Mind.  Liam’s had yet another successful committee meeting and he’s come out of it with some new insights into his project, and his presentation style.  He’s switching from an exploratory to a hypothesis-driven approach to his project, and in the ...

OYM 47: Shooting the Science Shit

Calling all McGill Neuroscientists!  Come talk shop with the OYM team at this year’s IPN retreat September 18 – 19! We’re slightly abridged this week, with two out of three hosts in the process of moving.  Adel’s warming up to the idea of moving across the pond to start life as a med student, but ...

OYM 46: 1200 BRAINS *drops mic*

OYM 46: 1200 BRAINS *drops mic*
This week in grad school: This week the gang meets up in person again and catches up on the craziness of the last week, including our mysterious vanishing episode. Adel is starting of get some much needed perspective on his trials with graduating, and he’s realized that it’s time to take responsibility for this experience ...