Faculty Members

Dr. Sanjay Kalra


Department of Medicine

Division of Neurology
    Contact details are for academic matters only.

About Me

Education and Training

  • BSc, University of Toronto
  • MD, University of Toronto
  • FRCPC in Neurology, McGill University
  • Research Fellowship, Montreal Neurological Institute

Academic Appointments

  • Professor, Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Computing Science
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering


  • Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute (NMHI)
  • Neuroimaging Society in ALS (NiSALS)


Research Areas

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and other motor neuron disorders
  • Neuroimaging
  • Magnetic resonance imaging biomarker development

Research Projects

  • The Canadian ALS Neuroimaging Consortium (CALSNIC)
  • Multimodal Neuroimaging: magnetic resonance spectroscopy, diffusion tensor imaging, magnetic resonance volumetry, functional MRI
  • Texture analysis
  • Cognitive function in ALS

Research Keywords

ALS, Biomarkers, Clinical Trial, ALS, collaboration with University of Calgary, ALS, fMRI, High-field MRI, Behavioural Impairment, ALS, MRI, biomarker, neuroscience, ALS, Multicentre clinical trial, ALS, Neuroimaging, Biomarkers, Cognition, Multicentre clinical drug trial.