The Ontario Neurodegenerative Disease Research Initiative (ONDRI)

March 2017 
Journal: Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences
Lead Author: Sali M K Farhan

All Authors: Sali M. K. Farhan, Robert Bartha, Sandra E. Black, Dale Corbett, Elizabeth Finger, Morris Freedman, Barry Greenberg, David A. Grimes, Robert A. Hegele, Chris Hudson, Peter W. Kleinstiver, Anthony E. Lang, Mario Masellis, William E. McIlroy, Paula M. McLaughlin, Manuel Montero-Odasso, David G. Munoz, Douglas P. Munoz, Stephen Strother, Richard H. Swartz, Sean Symons, Maria Carmela Tartaglia, Lorne Zinman, ONDRI Investigators, and Michael J. Strong

description of ONDRI: an observational study that includes genetic analysis, brain imaging, and assessments of mental processes as well as language, speech, gait, retinal imaging, and eye tracking. Disorders studied include Alzheimer’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, frontotemporal dementia, Parkinson’s disease, and cerbrovascular disease. Data from ONDRI will be collected into the Brain-CODE database.