Researcher

    Olivier Boucher

    olivier.boucher@umontreal.ca
    Olivier Boucher
    Research Axis
    Brain and Child Development
    Address
    CHUSJ

    Phone
    514 345-4931 #5581

    Research Project Title

    Intracranial recordings in the exploration of functional networks in epileptic patients

    University Program

    Neuropsychology and Cognitive Neurosciences

    Research Interests

    My postdoctoral research is aimed at a better understanding of brain functions associated with cognitive treatment and emotions using intracranial recordings employed in the pre-surgical assessment of epileptic patients. Olivier Boucher is interested in, among other things, the functions of the insular cortex as well as the medial temporal lobe.

    Awards and Distinctions

    • CIHR Fellowship

    Selected Publications

    • Boucher O, Jacobson SW, Plusquellec P, Dewailly E, Ayotte P, Forget-Dubois N, Jacobson JL, Muckle G. (2012). Prenatal methylmercury, postnatal lead exposure, and evidence of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder among Inuit children in Arctic Québec. Environmental Health Perspectives, 120, 1456-6.
    • Boucher O, Burden MJ, Muckle G, Saint-Amour D, Ayotte P, Dewailly É, Nelson CA, Jacobson SW, Jacobson JL. (2012). Response inhibition and error monitoring during a visual go/no-go task in inuit children exposed to lead, polychlorinated biphenyls, and methylmercury. Environmental Health Perspectives, 120, 608-15.
    • Boucher O, Burden MJ, Muckle G, Saint-Amour D, Ayotte P, Dewailly É, Nelson CA, Jacobson SW, Jacobson JL. (2011). Neurophysiological and neurobehavioral evidence of beneficial effects of prenatal omega-3 fatty acid intake on memory function at school age. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 93, 1025-37.
    • Boucher O, Muckle G, Bastien CH. (2009). Prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls: a neuropsychologic analysis. Environmental Health Perspectives, 117, 7-16.
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