About the HBI

Our Vision & Mission

The HBI's vision is "Healthy brains for better lives".

Our mission is to inspire discovery and apply knowledge towards innovative solutions for neurological and mental health disorders.

This mission is guided by six core values:

  1. Excellence
  2. Collaboration
  3. Integrity
  4. Impact
  5. Creativity
  6. Relevance

Watch for an overview of HBI's genesis, mission, supporters, researchers, and successes

History of the HBI

The Hotchkiss Brain Institute was launched in October 2004, under the leadership of Dr. Samuel Weiss with the University of Calgary and former Calgary Health Region, as key partners. The Institute was enabled by a foundational gift from Calgary's own Hotchkiss family.