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Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Healthy Brains for Better Lives



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

In the News Daniella Vellone, writing in The Conversation Canada

Early indicators of dementia: 5 behaviour changes to look for after age 50

UCalgary is Canada’s No. 1 research startup creator for 3rd year running

2022 rankings from Association of University Technology Managers put us on top again

2 UCalgary researchers named to Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

Recognition reserved for Canada’s most accomplished health scientists

Dr. David Park reappointed as director, Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Effective Sept. 1, 2023 to Aug. 31, 2028

Dr. Valerie Taylor reappointed as department head, Psychiatry

Effective Sept. 1, 2023 to Aug. 31, 2028

UCalgary-based program expands province-wide in supporting digital health researchers

SPARK program receives grant from Alberta Innovates, supporting post-secondary innovators across Alberta in transforming ideas into clinical practice

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