Dr. Guy Massicotte earned a Ph.D. in Clinical Sciences form the University of Montréal (1988). He completed a post-doctoral training at UC Irvine in neurobiology under the supervision of Professor Michel Baudry. Full professor in human physiology at the University of Québec, Dr. Massicotte is investigating the role of lipids in learning and memory and ceramide derivatives in premature ageing. He is the author of 80 publications, some being published in top-quality journals such as Nature, PNAS (USA), FASEB Journal, Diabetes, Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews.