Ontario Brain Institute

Tom Mikkelsen is the President and Scientific Director of the Ontario Brain Institute (OBI), a provincially funded, not-for-profit organization that accelerates discovery and innovation, benefiting both patients and the economy. Tom has had an impressive career in neurobiology, spearheading the Brain Tumor Program at Henry Ford Hospital, where he was key in building both the clinical trials program and laboratory of tumor biology. In his work with OBI, he advocates for a collaborative approach to science that engages both patients and industry in the process.