The Neuro is Brain Research, Patient Care, and Training
The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital – The Neuro, is a world-leading destination for brain research and advanced patient care. Since its founding in 1934 by renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Wilder Penfield, The Neuro has grown to be the largest specialized neuroscience research and clinical centre in Canada, and one of the largest in the world. The seamless integration of research, patient care, and training of the world’s top minds make The Neuro uniquely positioned to have a significant impact on the understanding and treatment of nervous system disorders.
- To understand the nervous system, discover mechanisms of disease, and develop and deliver effective treatments for neurological conditions.
- To foster an outstanding research and clinical atmosphere by promoting interaction and collaboration.
- To train and mentor new generations of scientists and skilled health care professionals, and foster clinician scientists.