Brain and mental health

Up to one billion people worldwide suffer from some type of brain disorder - depriving them of a happy, fulfilling life.

Our research in this area focuses on developing a better understanding of brain disorders, mental illness, movement disorders, demyelinating diseases and brain injury.

Our researchers are currently investigating: 

  • Dementia
  • Brain injuries
  • Addiction
  • Genetics of ataxia telangiectasia (also referred to as Louis-Bar syndrome) 
  • Stroke patients
  • Parkinson’s disease 
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Autistic spectrum disorders 
  • Neuroethics 
  • Child and youth mental health

Group Leaders 

Researchers