Public Talks and Videos

OBI hosts up to 3 public talks per year with Ontario experts speaking on a range of topics from brain research to brain health. We also create videos to share our stories, highlight our programs and showcase our partnerships.

Public Talks

  • Memory & Alzheimer's Disease – Your Brain is Amazing!

  • Autism: Different Thinking About Those Who Think Differently

  • OBI-OIRM Public Talk- Stem Cells: the Hope and the Hype

  • Introducing POND

    The POND Network has brought together a multidisciplinary team of scientists, clinicians, engineers, and community stakeholders who share the goal of improving the long-term outcomes for children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Intellectual Disability (ID), and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

  • Introducing ONDRI

    The Ontario Neurodegenerative Disease Research Initiative (ONDRI) is a research program designed to investigate similarities and differences of dementia among five diseases that will improve the diagnosis and treatment of neurodegeneration.


Hear individuals share their experiences living with a brain disorder

  • My Life with Parkinson's Disease

    Andy Barrie shares his personal experience with Parkinson's Disease.

  • My life with Cerebral Palsy

    Crystal Chin shares her personal experience living with cerebral palsy.

  • My Life with Depression

    Andrew K shares his experience living with depression.

  • My life with ADD

    Rick Green shares his experience living with ADD.

  • My Life with Epilepsy

    Whitney Goulstone shares her experience living with epilepsy.

  • What do you know about brain disorders?

    For Brain Awareness Week 2015, we went to the public to find out what they know or don't know about brain disorders.

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