Day: October 24, 2017

Cbc.ca: Montreal Neuro to get autism research centre following $16M donation

Cbc.ca: Montreal Neuro to get autism research centre following $16M donation

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital is launching a new specialized centre for autism research, thanks to a major donation from the Azrieli Foundation.

The $16-million donation will allow the Neuro to open up new and innovative avenues of autism research until now funded, said the institute’s director, Dr. Guy Rouleau.

“It will

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Globalnews.ca: $16M private donation to create Montreal state-of-the-art autism research centre

Globalnews.ca: $16M private donation to create Montreal state-of-the-art autism research centre

Research into autism is getting a big boost in Quebec, with a $16 million private donation from the Montreal-based Azrieli Foundation.The money will help create the first autism research centre of its kind. The family behind the donation is hoping the Quebec government health minister will follow suit with more

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Seattlepi.com: Connecticut firm pairs autism spectrum clients and employers

Seattlepi.com: Connecticut firm pairs autism spectrum clients and employers

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Customers enjoying a bite to eat at O’Rourke’s Diner near closing time have become accustomed to seeing the tall young man silently and efficiently sweeping away debris from the dining area.

Luke Whalen sported a white Wesleyan University football T-shirt as he made his rounds Tuesday,

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Montrealgazette.com: Barrette hints at more autism funding for home care

Montrealgazette.com: Barrette hints at more autism funding for home care

Barrette made the remarks after attending announcement of a $16.1-million donation by the Azrieli Foundation to set up autism research centre at the Neuro

The Azrieli Foundation has donated $16.1-million to set up an autism research centre at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital. Dario Ayala / Montreal Gazette

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