Cognitive Research

Research Areas 

The Brain and Mind Institute is recognized as one of the world’s leading research institutes in cognitive neuroscience - an interdisciplinary endeavour with collaborations in nine research areas.  Learn more

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Take part in current research at the Brain and Mind Institute. OurBrainsCAN is a registry of potential participants for health-related research at Western University.  Find out more


Research Facilities

The exciting pace of development of cognitive neuroscience is fed by new technology and methods for measuring the brain and behavior. Learn more


Access to Research Facilities in WIRB

The research facilities in the Western Interdisciplinary Research Building are university-supported shared resources that are managed centrally by the Brain and Mind Institute.   Learn more

Featured Research

Featured Research

Our research aims to understand the neural bases of a variety of mental abilities. BMI's Principal Investigators and their colleagues are researching areas related to music, developmental cognitive abilities, emotions, and the list goes on. Learn more


Western Research

Explore funding opportunities and services available to secure research support, including possible grant collaborations with BMI members. Find out more