September 2019
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

Willkommen to Krembil

A German delegation visited Krembil on September 12 to promote new strategic collaborations between the institute’s researchers and German experts in artificial intelligence. [Read More]

A Partnership to Make New Medicines

Krembil researchers and the Toronto Innovation Acceleration Partners launch a new drug discovery program targeting a rare developmental disorder. [Read More]

Top Award for Neuroscientist

Krembil Senior Scientist Dr. Gabor G. Kovacs received an international award for his research in neurodegenerative diseases. Dr. Kovacs was recently recruited to Krembil from Vienna, Austria. [Read More]

Leaving a Mark on the Brain

Repeated concussions in former athletes linked to high levels of tau protein. [Learn More]
Making the Right Connections

Researchers discover a new mechanism that regulates the development of brain networks. [Learn More]
Neural Code Breakers

Study highlights similarities between the nervous system and digital communication technology. [Learn More]
Going Above and Beyond

Specially trained physiotherapists could help diagnose arthritis faster. [Learn More]

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