Trainee receives CIHR doctoral award

Congratulations to Dr. Jonathan Lau, PhD candidate and neurosurgery resident, on receiving the Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral Award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR).

This award provides special recognition and support to trainees pursuiing a doctoral degree in a health-related field in Canada.

Dr. Lau's submission was titled "Ultra-high field magnetic resonance imaging for planning deep brain stimulation surgery: From safety evaluation to personalized therapy".

Read more about Dr. Lau's recent work in developing a surgical simulator for spinal dural repairs.