Faculty Members

mcgahan

Contact Info

T. (416) 978-6188

Research Interests

Business economics; business of science and development; innovation in the governance of technology to improve global health; management and business mechanisms

Accepting

None
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Assistant Professor
Neuroscience Platform; Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 208-5153
F. (416) 287-7676

Research Interests

epigenetics, genetics, Brain, Behaviour, Gene-environment interactions during development and disease susceptibility, Endocrinology, Stress response, Human Models, Animal Models

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Graduates
mcnamara
Patrick McNamaraPhD, MB, BCH, BAO, DCH, MSC (Paeds), MRCP, MRCPCH
Associate Professor
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-5773
F. (416) 813-5245

Research Interests

Effect of left ventricular afterload in the setting of: 1. Patent Ductus Arteriosus 2. Pulmonary Hypertension 3. Acute Hypoxemia

Accepting

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miller
Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-7654 Ext. 1434
F. (416) 813-2212

Research Interests

Neural stem cells; Neurotrophin regulation of neuronal survival, growth and connectivity; Role of p53 family in the nervous system; Molecular regulation of neurogenesis

Accepting

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Min
Associate Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 946-3868
F. (416) 946-0588

Research Interests

My laboratory is interested in characterizing chromatin proteins to decipher their functions in chromatin dynamics and gene regulation and implications in human diseases.

Accepting

None
monnier
Associate Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 603-5295

Research Interests

Brain, Molecular Biology, central nervous system, development.

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Mount
Associate Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 507-6883
F. (416) 507-6435

Research Interests

Research in Dr. Mount's lab focuses on discerning signaling defects in knockout and transgenic mouse models of ataxia telangiectasia, Alzheimers' and Parkinson's disease.

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ng
Associate Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 864-5197
F. (416) 864-5584

Research Interests

My research lab is primarily interested in the area of genetics of lipid disorders, and their roles in diabetes, adiposity and cardiovascular diseases with special emphasis on high density lipoprotein (HDL) metabolism.

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Heyu NiMD, PhD
Professor
Cardiovascular and Respiratory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 847-1738
F. (416) 864-3060

Research Interests

Platelet Physiology and Thrombosis; Platelet Immunology and Maternal Immune Response to Fetal Antigens

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Fellows, Graduates, Summer Students
Nostro
Assistant Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 581-7595
F. (416) 581-7606

Research Interests

The Nostro laboratory is interested in elucidating the molecular regulators controlling pancreatic development and beta cell maturation.

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o'brien
Assistant Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 340-4800 Ext. 4910
F. (416) 340-3808

Research Interests

The focus of Dr.O’Brien’s lab is to identify the molecular pathways responsible for driving tumour growth in colorectal cancer. The ultimate goal being to utilize this knowledge to devise improved therapeutic strategies for colorectal cancer.

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None
Orser
Beverley OrserMD, PhD, FRCPC
Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 978-0574

Research Interests

Effects of anaesthetics on ligand-gated ion channels, second messenger systems, electrophysiology, clinical studies of anaesthetics.

Accepting

Fellows, Graduates, Summer Students
palmert
Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform, Endocrine and Diabetes Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-6217
F. (416) 813-6304

Research Interests

Animal Models, Diabetes, hormones, puberty, genetics, Human Models, epigenetics

Accepting

None
Professor
Cardiovascular and Respitory Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-6451

Research Interests

Peripheral vascular physiology; vasospasm; thrombosis; angiogenesis; wound healing; ischemia/reperfusion injury in vivo and in vitro.

Accepting

None
pausova
Professor
Endocrine and Diabetes Platform; Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-7654 Ext. 304340
F. (416) 813-5771

Research Interests

Obesity and cardio-metabolic disease in adolescence; Eating behavior, addiction and the adolescent brain; Human epigenome in health and disease; Induction of brown fat as a protection against diet-induced obesity

Accepting

None
peever
Associate Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 946-5564
F. (416) 978-8532

Research Interests

Neurobiology of sleep and sleep disorders

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None
Pennefather
Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 978-6607

Research Interests

Regulation of cell membrane ion channels and intracellular ion levels and dynamics; Raw Data Research; Global Health Quality

Accepting

None
perumalla
Associate Professor
Teaching Stream

Contact Info

T. (416) 978-7760

Research Interests

Scholarship of teaching and learning

Accepting

None
post
Professor
Reproduction and Development Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-6772
F. (416) 813-6775 x416

Research Interests

The aim of my research is to understand the fundamental biological and physiological mechanisms that direct lung development and the impact of preterm birth on this process.

Accepting

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Prescott
Associate Professor
Neuroscience Platform

Contact Info

T. (416) 813-7654 Ext. 309094
F. (416) 813-7717

Research Interests

Computational neuroscience (neural coding, dynamical systems theory, information theory), neuronal excitability, synaptic transmission, pain processing.

Accepting

Fellows, Graduates, Summer Students
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