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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Transformational Research 2016

Submissions are now open! The Weston Brain Institute is delighted to launch our Transformational Research 2016 Program to fund high-potential translational research projects with...


Spotlight on Researcher Dr. Kullervo Hynynen: Groundbreaking MRIgFUS Technology

Congratulations to Dr. Kullervo Hynynen at Sunnybrook Research Institute whose groundbreaking MRIgFUS technology has been successfully used to open the blood-brain barrier in a...


Results: Weston Brain Institute Advisor Fellowships

Congratulations to Weston Brain Institute funded Advisor fellow, Dr. Elise Gondard on her newest publication. Dr. Gondard’s research focuses on examining the effects of DBS of...

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