Dr. Tom Mikkelsen, President and Scientific Director of the Ontario Brain Institute (OBI), reviews the accomplishments and innovations of OBI over the past 5 years, and how this lays the foundation for even greater impacts in brain research, commercialization and care in our next phase.
September 09, 2012
New device stimulates the brain to prevent seizures At Toronto’s University Health Network – one of more than 25 organizations involved in the pan-Ontario Epilepsy Discovery Project – researchers are developing a wireless, implantable device that can predict and prevent seizures.
OBI and Brain Canada
May 11, 2012
The Ontario Brain Institute congratulates Brain Canada for establishing “The Canada Brain Research Fund”.
Addressing Dementia Research And Care: Can ‘Big Data’ Help?
October 09, 2014
We live in a world of big data which can serve as a particularly useful tool for health systems to gain a better understanding of patients and their needs across large populations. With appropriate use, big data has the potential to advance health research and help healthcare providers personalize care; however, this has been largely […]