Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2009/2010
Canadian Excellence

Laurier Movement Disorder Research & Rehabilitation Centre (MDRC)

Director: Quincy Almeida, PhD, qalmeida@wlu, ext. 2840

The Movement Disorders Research & Rehabilitation Centre (MDRC) will conduct research into movement disorders, predominately those found in individuals with Parkinson's disease. The centre conducts research that has immediate and direct impact on individuals in our community. Research foci include investigation of brain function, evaluation of internationally developed treatment strategies and devices, and the development of exercise rehabiliation for the alleviation of disease symptoms.