Tanz Centre

Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Graham Collingridge

Director's Message

It is an honour to take the helm of the renowned Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Disease in 2019.

With world-leading research expertise, innovative facilities within the Krembil Discovery Tower at Toronto Western Hospital and strong international collaborations, the Tanz Centre is a highly productive research enterprise at the vanguard of brain science.

Our mission has never been more pressing, as the occurrence of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias among Canadians is expected to double to 1.4 million cases by 2031.

May 11, 2022
Naomi Visanji has joined the University of Toronto’s Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases and the Krembil Research Institute at University Health Network (UHN).
Apr 11, 2022
A new collaboration at the University of Toronto’s Tanz Centre for Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases aims to bring personalized medicine closer to reality in the treatment of brain disorders. 
Mar 30, 2022
With a recent leadership gift, Tom and Karen Kofman are helping to support high-potential U of T research into Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, Parkinson’s disease, as well as ALS.

With Your Support

With our new leadership and your investment, we will stimulate new research pathways towards understanding neurodegenerative diseases.
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