About the Weston Brain Institute

The Weston Brain Institute supports world-class neuroscience research. Using an innovative, collaborative funding process the Weston Brain Institute aims to accelerate breakthrough discoveries for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases of aging including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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Canada: Rapid Response 2016 has launched!

The Weston Brain Institute is delighted to launch our Canada: Rapid Response 2016 program to provide seed funding for novel, high-risk, high-reward translational research....


Netherlands: Rapid Response 2016 has launched!

The Institute has launched our first granting program focused on a European country, Netherlands: Rapid Response 2016. The program will provide seed funding (up...


Dr. Sandra Black: Recipient of the Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Alumni Award

Weston Brain Institute funded researcher has been named the recipient of the 2016 University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine Dean’s Alumni Award. This award...

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