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Welcome to TDRA

Learn about how to participate in research studies

Download clinical tools developed by TDRA, including the Toronto Cognitive Assessment (TorCA)

Apply for TDRA training and funding opportunities 

Dementia is an illness that impairs brain function to the point where a person has problems with day-to-day activities. 

Learn about the causes, signs and symptoms, and diagnosis for common types of dementia

Mar 29, 2022
Learn about a collaborative project led by TDRA investigator Dr. Carmela Tartaglia.
Feb 11, 2022
Learn about Dr. Iryna S. Palamarchuk and her research project.
Feb 2, 2022
Read our announcement congratulating Dr. Lanctôt on her new appointment! 

Executive Director's Message

Dr. Tarek Rajji
Dr. Tarek Rajji

The Toronto Dementia Research Alliance (TDRA) is a coalition among the University of Toronto and affiliated academic hospitals. Together with our partners, we strive to strengthen the link between basic science and clinical research to better understand, prevent, and treat dementia.

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