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15
May

ONDRI researchers in Krembil news

krembil magazine.JPGSeveral ONDRI investigators are featured in the Krembil Research Institute's, part of University Health Network, newsletter. Read about their research including:

  • Dr. Donald Weaver: "Alzheimer's drug could be on the horizon."
  • Dr. Anthony Lang: "Patients helping to hunt for biomarkers that could lead to early diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson's."
9
May

Video: What you need to know about Parkinson's

2017 02 Chris Hudson.JPGChris Hudson has Parkinson's disease. He's also a researcher at the University of Waterloo studying neurodegenerative disorders.

He wants you to hear his personal story and learn about misconceptions that around Parkinson's disease and what we can do to tackle them.

Watch the two minute video about Chris.

4
May

ONDRI enrollment is complete

On March 31, ONDRI stopped recruiting and enrolling participants in the study. Now that ONDRI has 500+ participants, researchers and clinicians will focus entirely on the follow up visits for existing participants and analyzing data.
 
Some researchers have already completed preliminary analysis and are discovering intriguing findings, such as dementia symptoms possibly being linked to how fast you walk and how you move your eyes.