Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science Partners and Collaborators

Dr. Loch Macdonald, MD, PhD

CSO, Edge Therapeutics; Associate Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Drug development for intracerebral hemorrhage

Dr. Andrew Baker, MD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Models and drug screens for traumatic brain injury

Dr. Tom Schweizer, PhD

Director, Neurosicence Research Program

Project: Nitric Oxide & traumatic brain injury

Dr. Sidney Kennedy, MD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Therapeutics for drug resistant major depressive disorders

Dr. Ori Rotstein, MD, MSc

Director, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Inflammation & remote ischemic conditioning

Dr. Claudia dos Santos, MD, MSc

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Drugs targeting vascular leakage for sepsis

Dr. John Marshall, MD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Neutrophil apoptosis, function and sepsis

Dr. Warren Lee, MD, PhD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Anti-influenza models and drug screen

Dr. Arthur Slutsky, MD

Vice President of Research

Project: Drugs targeting sepsis and critical illness

DR. PHILIP MARSDEN, MD

Platform Director, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Hypoxia & vascular biology

DR. SUBODH VERMA, MD, PHD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Drugs targeting heart failure

DR. THOMAS PARKER, MD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Calcium-binding proteins and cardiac hypertrophy

Dr. Kim Connelly, MD, PHD

Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science

Project: Models and therapy for cardiac hypertrophy

Dr. Wanrudee Isaranuwatchai, PHD

Interim Director, Centre for Excellence in Economic Analysis Research

Project: Health economic studies of cardiovascular diseases

OTHER PARTNERS AND COLLABORATORS

Pierre Drapeau, PhD

Professor, Dept of Neuroscience, University of Montreal

Project: Zebrafish models and drug development for ALS

Raymond Andersen, PhD

Professor, Dept of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, UBC

Project: Lead optimization of marine-derived natural compounds

Clara van Karnebeek, MD

Scientist, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, UBC

Project: Rare disease gene discovery & inborn errors of metabolism

Ted Allison, PhD

Associate Professor, Biological Science, University of Alberta

Project: Zebrafish models and screens for neurodegeneration

Peter Liu, MD, PhD

CEO & VP of Research, University of Ottawa Heart Institute

Project: Biomarkers and therapeutics for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Anthony Gramolini, PhD

Professor, Dept of Physiology, University of Toronto

Project: Proteomics of cardiac diseases

Jonathan Brotchie, MD, PhD

Senior Scientist, Krembil Research Institute, UHN, Toronto

Project: Parkinson’s models and drug development

Chris Barden, PhD

CEO, Teventis Corporation, Toronto

Project: Alzheimer’s models and drug development

Janice Robertson, PhD

Professor, Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto

Project: ALS models and drug discovery

Albert Wong, MD, PhD

Scientist, Centre for Addiction & Mental Health, Toronto

Project: microRNA function &schizophrenia

Georg Zoidl, PhD

Professor, Dept of Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, York University

Project: Gap junction proteins and neurological disorders

Robert Gerlai, PhD

Professor, Dept of Psychology, University of Toronto Mississauga

Projects: Chemical genetic analysis of behaviour

Vincent Tropepe, PhD

Professor, Dept of Cell & Systems Biology, University of Toronto

Project: Stem cells and neuroregeneration

Saadet Mahmutoglu, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Clinical and Metabolic Genetics, HSC, Toronto

Project: Drug discovery for neurometabolic diseases

Stephen Ekker, PhD

Professor, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Project: Zebrafish Protein Trapping

Dirk Lefeber, PhD

Associate Professor, Clinical Laboratory Geneticist

Project: Genetic screen in glycosylation disorders

John B. Vincent, PhD

Scientist, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Project: Genetic analysis of genes involved in Autism

Xiangdong Liu, PhD

Scientist, Southeast University, Nanjing, China

Project: Gene discovery of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

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