Faculty Members

jin
Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 581-7670
F. (416) 581-7880

Research Interests

1) Understanding cell type specific gene transcription. 2) Mechanisms underlying the production and function and the incretin hormone GLP-1. 3) Role of Wnt signaling pathway in metabolic homeostasis.

Accepting

None
jones
Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-7734
F. (416) 813-6531

Research Interests

Focus on delineating host immune responses to infection and its relation to disease pathogenesis. Understanding the mechanisms responsible for Helicobacter pylori-mediated gastrointestinal disease. Autophagy in gastrointestinal disease.

Accepting

Graduates
Josselyn
Associate Professor

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-7654 Ext. 301824
F. (416) 813-6846

Research Interests

My research aims are two-fold; 1) to examine the neural substrates of memory and 2) to apply these basic findings to study potential treatments for people with learning and memory disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease and inherited forms of mental retardation.

Accepting

None
jurisicova
Associate Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 586-4800 Ext. 2052
F. (416) 586-8588

Research Interests

Ovarian biology; Early embryo development.

Accepting

None
kavanagh
Professor
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-6860
F. (416) 813-5313

Research Interests

Protection with C02, Mechanical Ventilation

Accepting

None
kee
Nohjin KeeMSc, PhD
Associate Professor
Teaching Stream

Contact Info

T. (416) 978-6379
F. (416) 978-4940

Research Interests

Scholarship of teaching and learning

Accepting

None
kingdom
Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 586-8764
F. (416) 586-8565

Research Interests

Development, Doppler, Hemodynamics, Heparin, Molecular Biology, Pathology, Placenta, Placental Ultrasound, Pre-eclampsia, Trophoblast

Accepting

Fellows, Summer Students
Klip
Professor

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-6392
F. (416) 813-5028

Research Interests

Regulation of glucose transport in skeletal muscle by insulin, and defects in diabetes.

Accepting

None
Kuebler

Contact Info

Research Interests

Lung and vascular physiology.

Accepting

None
laffey
Professor
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 864-5071
F. (416) 864-6015

Research Interests

Acute lung injury, acute respiratory distress syndrome, Pee-clinical animal models, sepsis, ventilation induced lung injury, cell theory, gene based therapy

Accepting

None
Tom Lam
Professor

Contact Info

T. (416) 581-7880

Research Interests

The Lam lab consists of post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, research associates and technicians, and together, they aim to unveil novel theraptic molecular targets in the gut and the brain that lower blood glucose and lipid levels as well as body weight in diabetes and obesity.

Accepting

Fellows, Graduates
Lambe
Associate Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform, Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 946-0910
F. (416) 946-5020 x416

Research Interests

Neurobiology of attention and emotional regulation

Accepting

None
Levitan
Professor

Contact Info

T. (416) 535-8501 Ext. 34020
F. (416) 979-6864

Research Interests

Eating behaviour, mood, stress, obesity, early development origins, intergenerational effects, G x E interactions

Accepting

None
lewis
Gary LewisPhD, FRCPC
Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 340-4270
F. (416) 340-3314

Research Interests

The Lewis lab performs whole body, integrative, physiological studies in humans.

Accepting

None
Ren-Ke Li MD, PhD. FCAHS
Professor

Contact Info

T. (416) 581-7492
F. (416) 581-7493

Research Interests

My research group within the Toronto General Research Institute focuses on translational research to apply new insights to clinical applications for cardiac repair and regeneration.

Accepting

Fellows, Graduates
librach
Associate Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 323-7727 Ext. 4757
F. (416) 323-7334

Research Interests

Andrology, Animal Models, Angiogenesis, Assisted Reproductive Technology, Brain, Cardiac muscle, Cell biology, Central Nervous System (CNS)

Accepting

None
liu_m
Professor
Cardiovascular and Respitory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 581-7501
F. (416) 581-7702

Research Interests

Acute lung injury, lung transplantation, drug discovery, nano-drug formulation, signal transduction, Cell biology, Transgenic Mice, tumorignesis, thyroid function

Accepting

None
liu
Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 979-4659
F. (416) 979-4663

Research Interests

Development of novel therapeutics (protein peptide/small molecules) for the treatment of neuro-psychiatric diseases such as drug addiction, major depression, schizophrenia, Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis and stroke.

Accepting

None
Lye
Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 586-8460
F. (416) 586-8857

Research Interests

Endocrinology of pregnancy; molecular regulation of myometrial, placental/fetal develoment, onset of term/pre-term labour, prevention of preterm delivery.

Accepting

None
macdonald
Professor
Neuroscience Platform; Cardiovascular and Respiratory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 864-5452

Research Interests

Cerebrovascular surgery, Intracranial aneurysms and vascular malformations, Cerebral arterial bypass surgery, Carotid artery disease, Brain tumors, Neurooncology, Spinal vascular malformations, Spinal tumors

Accepting

Fellows, Graduates, Summer Students
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