Brain Canada


Name: Anneliese Poetz
Title: Senior Program Manager, Knowledge Mobilization (for Social Innovation)

Name: Viviane Poupon
Title: CEO

Brain Canada plays a unique and invaluable role as a national convenor of those who support and advance brain research. A greater understanding of how the brain works contributes to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of disorders of the brain, ultimately improving the health outcomes of people in Canada and around the world.

By developing transformative research programs that address areas critical to advancing brain research, Brain Canada has established a track record of supporting high-risk, high-reward research at all stages and across basic, translational and clinical approaches. To learn more, visit