Discovery through collaboration

At Dalhousie’s Department of Medical Neuroscience, we’re proud of our well-respected researchers and our strong working relationships with Capital Health and the IWK Health Centre.

Our respected medical neuroscientists have made a significant impact in a number of areas, including:

  • Brain imaging
  • Sensory motor control
  • Neural development
  • Neuromuscular development and repair
  • Brain tumor research
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Psychiatric disorders
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Epilepsy
  • Vision
  • Pain
  • Sleep

Our faculty are also involved in multi-disciplinary research teams and groups, including:

These partnerships help us provide educational and research opportunities that help students improve their understanding, diagnosis and treatment of neurological problems.

Learn more about our researchers.

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