Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Celebrating 20 years of impact and innovation

20 years


HBI is conducting ground-breaking research in key focus areas which improves brain health and increases quality of life.



Meet our members. HBI includes researchers from across 9 faculties at UCalgary, various departments and institutes.



HBI trainees are vital to the discoveries and research conducted at the institute. Our trainees come from a variety of backgrounds and skillsets.

In the news

Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation commits $9.9M to support next chapter of Owerko Centre

Positioned within Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute at UCalgary, Owerko Centre has been advancing research in neurodevelopment and child mental health since 2015

BPA exposure during development alters brain function and behavior in female mice

Chemical influences how males and females experience stress responses and social behaviours

UCalgary team develops global online hub for adverse childhood experiences research

ACEs Hub website helps inform policy and health decisions

UCalgary research into reindeer antlers could help unlock secret of human limb regeneration

Study is one of six UCalgary projects receiving New Frontiers in Research Fund grants

Project aimed at improving well-being of Black children and youth in Canada receives federal funding

Researchers Bukola Salami, Jack Lucas and Sheri Madigan to collaborate with public, not-for-profit and international research sectors

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