Toronto Western Research Institute (TWRI)

399 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario M5T 2S8
Canada




Organization information

Type of organization Institution
Phone 416-946-2000
Website http://www.uhnres.utoronto.ca/institutes/twri/

Institution Demographics

Type: Research Institute

Institution Specifics

Program Type: Divisions
Focus: Alzheimer's Disease
cerebral ischemia
eye disease
injury
Neuro-ophthalmology disease
Parkinson's Disease
population health
spinal cord
tumours

Neurological Clinics

Addiction: Acupuncture for Addictions Clinic
Genetics, Proteomics: Genetics & Development
Neurological Disorder: Tourette's Syndrome Clinic
Vision: Vision Science Research Program (Molecular Genetics of Blinding Eye Diseases and Brain Disorders, Treatment, Biophysics and Psychophysics of Glaucoma; Eye Movement Control Mechanisms; Neuronal Damage; Retinal Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy)

Scientific/Technological Focus

Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Neurobiology: Fundamental Neurobiology
Health Care: Healthcare & Outcomes Research
Neuroscience: Brain, Imaging & Behaviour-Systems Neuroscience
Research: Patient Based Clinical Research
Vision Science Research Program (Molecular Genetics of Blinding Eye Diseases and Brain Disorders, Treatment, Biophysics and Psychophysics of Glaucoma; Eye Movement Control Mechanisms; Neuronal Damage; Retinal Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy)