Baycrest Hospital

Dr. Morris Freedman’s current appointments include Head, Division of Neurology, and Scientist, Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care; Professor, Department of Medicine (Neurology), University of Toronto; and Medical Director, Cognition and Behaviour, Baycrest. His research is aimed at improving the understanding of the mechanisms underlying cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer’s disease and frontotemporal dementia. A major focus is on the study of social cognition in these disorders and on the development of cognitive assessment procedures in dementia.