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Congratulations to our newest graduate!

Congratulations to our newest graduate!

On February 2nd, 2017 Shaun successfully defended his thesis, entitled: “Exploration and Identification of Neural Correlates in Healthy Young Adults During a Graded Cognitive, Physical, and Combined Task: An EEG Study”. We wish Shaun the best of luck in all his future endeavours. Congratulations!

Everything Concussion

Everything Concussion (invite) Get the most up-to-date information regarding the detection, assessment and management of concussion. See details below Everything Concussion (speaker list)  

Dr. Naznin Virji-Babul participated in an art exhibit in Surrey celebrating diversity

    http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/ismaili-muslim-women-s-art-exhibit-celebrates-diversity-1.3408053

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

  HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM ALL OF US IN THE PERCEPTION-ACTION LAB!!!

Warm congratulations  to our graduate!!

Warm congratulations to our graduate!!

      On Wednesday May 18th, 2015, action-perception lab celebrated the graduation of one of its members Courtney Hilderman after the completion of the master degree requirements and defending her thesis entitled: MUSIC AND MOVEMENT: THE INFLUENCE OF TEMPO ON THE MIRROR NEURON SYSTEM IN CHILDREN CONGRATULATIONS Courteney and more achievements are awaiting you […]

School of Hard Knocks: What Have We Learned about Sport Concussion?

School of Hard Knocks: What Have We Learned about Sport Concussion?

    Dr. Naznin Virji-Babul is joining a number of scientists and clinicians from UBC’s Faculty of Medicine in a discussion on the latest science behind sport concussions. Tailored for parents, athletes, coaches, and teachers, this panel of international thought leaders will cover the big questions on everyone’s mind. HERE for more details.

Perception-Action Lab awarded the NSERC Engage Grant

    The Perception-Action Lab was awarded the NSERC Engage Grant on a new project entitled: A risk assessment algorithm to define and quantify the risk of concussion to organizations and individuals  This work will be in collaboration with Baker Engineering – a forensic engineering company based in Vancouver.

Perception Action Lab publication receives Klein-Vogelbach Award

Perception Action Lab publication receives Klein-Vogelbach Award

The Perception Action Lab was honoured to receive the 2014 Klein-Vogelbach Prize for their publication, “Network Analysis of Perception-Action Coupling in Infants”. Click here for more details.   2014 Dr. Naznin Virji Babul, Vancouver (Special Award) Naama Rotem-Kohavi, Courtney G.E. Hilderman, Aiping Liu, Nadia Makan, Jane Z. Wang and Naznin Virji-Babul Network analysis of perception-action […]

Synapse of Discovery: Neurotrauma

Synapse of Discovery: Neurotrauma

    Dr. Naznin Virji-Babul is featured in UBC’s “Synapse of Discovery” stories. Click here to read the full article.  

Concussion research highlighted in the Richmond News

Concussion research highlighted in the Richmond News

  The Richmond News recently highlighted concussion research that is a collaboration between the Perception Action Lab at UBC, the Seafairs Minor Hockey Association, and Evolution Sport Therapy. Click here to read the full article.