Tanz in the News

Dr. Catherine Bergeron, a founding Principal Investigator at Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases, has passed away
Link: A message from Tanz CRND Director, Peter St George-Hyslop, on the passing of Dr. Catherine Bergeron
Posted: 09/25/2017 - 10:09
Philip McGoldrick earns Christopher Chiu Fellowship
The Fellowship will support Dr. McGoldrick's ALS research at the Tanz CRND for three years
Link: Philip McGoldrick earns Christopher Chiu Fellowship
Posted: 05/05/2017 - 16:36
Dr. Howard Mount wins Graduate Teaching Award
Tanz CRND Principal Investigator, Howard Mount, receives Graduate Faculty Teaching Award
Link: Article by Michelle Rosen
Posted: 02/03/2017 - 11:26
Tanz CRND is proud to be a community partner of DementiaHack 2017. DementiaHack inspires the creation of life-improving hardware and software solutions for those living with dementia and their caregivers.
Link: For more information, visit http://hackernest.com/dementiahack/
Posted: 02/01/2017 - 11:57
Q&A: Dr. Carmela Tartaglia - dementia rates in the US
Link: Dr. Carmela Tartaglia discussed a drop in dementia rates in the U.S.
Posted: 11/28/2016 - 15:49
Tanz CRND Director, Dr. Peter St George-Hyslop, has been selected as the 2016 Weston Brain Institute Outstanding Achievement Award recipient.
Link: Weston Brain Institute press release
Posted: 08/24/2016 - 12:05
UofT News highlight: Laura MacNair's ALS research
Link: Article by Jim Oldfield
Posted: 05/30/2016 - 10:55
ALS Research Champion, James Hunter, Passes Away
Link: http://medicine.utoronto.ca/news/als-research-champion-passes-away
Posted: 03/04/2016 - 10:19
Paper by CRND PhD student, Laura MacNair, selected as Editor's Choice in the January issue of the journal Brain
Read about Laura's research on the CPIN Trainee news website
Link: CPIN Trainees News
Posted: 08/24/2016 - 15:47
New ALS findings published in Neuron
Tanz CRND researchers' possible new explanation for ALS was published today in Neuron
Link: New ALS findings published in Neuron
Posted: 05/05/2017 - 16:01
Q&A: Dr. Joel Watts on prion diseases
Link: Read Katie Babcock's full article here.
Posted: 02/03/2017 - 11:04
The Tanz CRND partners with ALS Canada and Sunnybrook Foundation for the third annual Jim Hunter ALS Cycle for a Cure.
Link: For more information or to register as a participant, please visit the ALS Cycle for a Cure website.
Posted: 08/24/2015 - 09:53
New details about ALS gene discovered
Link: Read the full Faculty of Medicine news story here
Posted: 11/28/2016 - 15:45
How are concussions and Alzheimer's disease linked?
Dr. Lili-Naz Hazrati discusses a potential link between head injuries and Alzheimer’s
Link: Article by Dr. Lili-Naz Hazrati
Posted: 01/30/2015 - 10:14
Dementia, Alzheimers, and the Wanderers
Dr. Carmela Tartaglia discusses the phenomenon of wandering in Alzheimer's patients
Link: Toronto Star article
Posted: 01/28/2015 - 12:26
Why do people with dementia wander?
Archived live chat with Dr. Carmela Tartaglia in The Toronto Star
Link: Archived chat
Posted: 01/28/2015 - 11:59
Top 15 tips for a healthier, happier 2015
Dr. Carmela Tartaglia weighs in: Use your body to keep your brain young
Link: Globe and Mail article
Posted: 01/28/2015 - 11:55
Watch Dr. Lili-Naz Hazrati in this townhall discussion on Living with Alzheimer's disease
Broadcast January 22, 2015 on Canada AM/CTV News Network
Link: Video
Posted: 01/27/2015 - 12:03
Dr. Lili-Naz Hazrati: One to watch in 2015
Dr. Lili-Naz Hazrati - one of 10 Torontonians to watch in 2015: Toronto Star feature
Link: Read Joseph Hall's article here
Posted: 07/20/2015 - 10:40
Tanz Family Gift Will Enhance Treatment in Neurodegenerative Diseases
Tanz CRND to collaborate with Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institutute
Link: Campaign Newsletter
Posted: 01/07/2015 - 11:10