Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery
McGill University, Canada
Prof. Mirko Diksic is a Killam Scholar Montreal Neurological Institute McGill University. Currently he is the Professor in Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery McGill University Montreal. He completed his education BSc 1966; MSc 1968; PhD 1970 at University of Zagreb Zagreb Croatia.
He was honoured with Killam MNI Scholar 2002 to 2008. Rudjer Boskovic Scholarship 1962 to 1966, Killam MNI Scholar 1982 to 1991. Listed in the American Men and Women in Science Vol 2 1992 to 1993 p711. Listed in Who is Who in World Marquis 14th Edition 1997 Listed in Who is Who in Science and Engineering Marquis 4th Edition 1998 to 1999. He is referee for the journals Proc Nation Acad Sci USA; Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism; Journal of Nuclear Medicine; Journal of Neurochemistry; American J Physiology; J of American Psychiatry; Biological Psychiatry; plus eight others Research reviewer for Ten granting agencies and foundations. Member of the of The Brain Disorders and Clinical Neurosciences5 study sections BDCN5 of the NINDS 1999 to 2006. He had published 240 papers in refereed Journals, published 28 Abstracts and given 149 Invited lectures.
Evaluation of the brain serotonergic system in humans using positron emission tomography and in animals using autoradiography.