Boucher, Olivier

Health professional

CHUM research centre

Research theme

Department of Neurology, CHUM

Adjunct professor
Department of psychology, Université de Montréal

514-890-8000, ext. 10771

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Neuropsychology, epilepsy, insula, memory, decision making.

Research interests

Neuropsychology of insular cortex epilepsy. Role of the insula in neuropsychological functioning (lesion studies, intracranial EEG, neuroimaging). Contribution of cognitive testing in predicting the location of the epileptogenic focus. Impacts of epilepsy surgery on neuropsychological functioning.