Skip to main content

Ziv Gan-Or, MD, PhD

Associate Professor at Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University

Co-Director, Clinical Research Unit

Director, Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Group

Location: Montreal QC Canada

Dr. Ziv Gan-Or is a neurogeneticist who studies the genetics of Parkinson’s disease, REM sleep behavior disorder and other neurodegenerative disorders. He is an associate professor at the Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital (The Neuro), McGill University. There, he serves as the co-director of the Clinical Research Unit, which performs all the clinical trials at The Neuro, and as the director of the Neurodegenerative Disorders Research Group. Dr. Gan-Or is also an adjunct member of the department of human genetics at McGill University. His lab, the Neurogeneomics and Precision Medicine (NAP-Med) lab, is using advanced genomics and computational methods to study these diseases, with an aim at identifying targets for therapy at the population and the individual levels.

Associated Grants

  • Analysis of the Lysosomal Lipid Metabolism Pathway and Other Pathways, Subgroups and Stages in Parkinson’s Disease


  • Protective Effect of Immune Gene Subtype in Parkinson’s Disease


  • Illuminating the Dark Genome of Parkinson’s Disease


  • SCARB2 as a Potential Target in Parkinson’s Disease


We use cookies to ensure that you get the best experience. By continuing to use this website, you indicate that you have read our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.