July 2022
UHN Research The Krembil is the official newsletter of the Krembil Research Institute (formerly the Toronto Western Research Institute). It informs the Toronto Western Hospital community, external stakeholders and interested community members about the exciting news and innovative research happening at the Krembil Research Institute.

Stories in this month's issue:

Donald Weaver, PhD, MD, FRCPC, FCAHS
Director, Krembil Research Institute
University Health Network

Krembil Research Day 2022

Each summer, Krembil Research Day is an opportunity for Krembil trainees, investigators and research staff to come together to celebrate achievements across the Institute’s three research pillars: brain and spine, vision, and bone and joints.

This year’s hybrid event was attended by more than 220 people. [Read More]

Clinician Researcher Joins Krembil

The Krembil Research Institute is pleased to welcome Dr. Christopher Kim as its newest Scientist.

Dr. Kim is an Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Sprott Department of Surgery at UHN, and an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto.  [Read More]

Improving Concussion Policies

Researchers develop the first expert consensus on concussion policies for the school setting. [Learn More]
It Gets Harder with Age

Researchers find that symptoms of a rare form of epilepsy worsen in adults as they age. [Learn More]
What Do You Expect?

Study shows fulfilling patients' pre-surgery expectations is key to increasing satisfaction. [Learn More]
Smart Treatments on Horizon

Researchers develop an approach to better tailor deep brain stimulation to patients’ needs. [Learn More]

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