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About Baycrest’s Rotman Research Institute

The Rotman Research Institute (RRI) at Baycrest is a preeminent international centre for the study of aging and human brain function. With a primary focus on aging and brain health, including Alzheimer’s and related dementias, research at the RRI and across the Baycrest campus promotes effective care and improved quality of life for older adults through research into age- and disease-related behavioural and neural changes.

Click here to read our latest annual report

Support Critical Research at Baycrest

Click here to donate to research today.

Participate in Research

Baycrest’s Rotman Research Institute is currently seeking participants to help advance research on aging and the brain. If you are interested in participating, please click here to complete our form and a member of our team will contact you.


Opening Soon! Baycrest’s Kimel Family Centre for Brain Health and Wellness 

The first of its kind in the world, the Kimel Family Centre for Brain Health and Wellness at Baycrest is the only community center focused on dementia prevention.

Membership is opening soon to older adults in the community! Members will get to participate in Baycrest’s critical research and have access to:

• Stan’s Gym
• A warm water pool
• A soft-floored exercise room
• Classrooms
• A creative arts studio
• State-of-the-art health equipment

Members will also be given personalized brain health prescriptions to reduce their dementia risk, including diet, exercise, cognitive training, stress reduction and more.

To be put on the list to receive more information and updates, please click here to complete the form and a member of our team will contact you.

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