Dr. Antonio Strafella
Senior Scientist, Toronto Western Research Institute
Senior Scientist, Research Imaging Centre, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
Associate Professor, University of Toronto
Dr. Antonio P. Strafella holds a Canada Research Chair in Movement Disorders and Neuroimaging and is an Associate Professor in the department of Medicine/Neurology at University Health Network and University of Toronto. He is also a Senior Scientist in the Division of Brain Imaging & Behaviour Systems at the Toronto Western Research Institute and a Senior Scientist at the Research Imaging Centre at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. His current research uses a number of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) tracers and novel radio-ligands to investigate the pathophysiology of motor, cognitive (e.g. executive dysfunction) and behavioral symptoms (e.g. impulse control disorders) in Parkinson’s disease.