We CAN ANSWER YOUR questions about neuroscience!

What we do

The goal of Brain Info / Info Cerveau is to serve the Montreal and Quebec community with information about the brain and associated diseases. We are here to provide you with scientifically accurate information about mental health, neurological diseases, and any other topics related to the brain and nervous system.

For examples of questions we have answered in the past, please visit our blog.

We are a science outreach and communication initiative established in 2020 by graduate students from the Integrated Program in Neuroscience (IPN) at McGill University under the guidance of Dr. Reza Farivar - the director of the IPN.

Send us your questions about:

Mental Health

Neurological Diseases and Disorders

How the brain works

Being a neuroscientist

Myths about the brain

COVID-19 and the brain

How to submit a question

Follow the instructions below to submit your questions about the brain and the nervous system:

  1. Fill out this form.

  2. Make sure to provide us with an email where we can send you the answer.

  3. Give us as much detail as you can about why you are interested in this question and what you expect from our answer.

  4. That's all you need to do, we'll take it from here!

What to expect after the question has been submitted

We will generally get back to you within 2-6 weeks of your submission.

Your answer will be sent to you via email to the email address you provided when you submitted the question.

If we have not contacted you after 6 weeks, please email us at braininfo@mcgill.ca.

Please let us know if we answered your question satisfactorily by giving us feedback (see below).

How to provide us with feedback

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We do not share your personal information with anyone other than the volunteers assigned to answer your question. For more details, please refer to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use .