2017 Trainee Review Panel Members

We recruit reviewers who are subject matter experts in areas that directly align with the applications we’ve received. These reviewers are selected for their research excellence, breadth of knowledge, and maturity of judgment.


Health Services

Dr. Kelli Stajduhar
Chair
Professor & Associate Director
Research and Scholarship
School of Nursing
University of Victoria
Dr. Joanie Sims-Gould
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
Centre for Hip Health and Mobility
University of British Columbia
Dr. Cristina Caperchione Assistant Professor
School of Health and Exercise Sciences
University of British Columbia Okanagan
Dr. Sara Kreindler Assistant Professor
Community Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
Dr. Kimberly Miller Assistant Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Jennifer Knopp-Sihota Assistant Professor
Faculty of  Health Disciplines
Athabasca University

 

Biomedical 1

Dr. Vincent Duronio
Chair
Professor
Jack Bell Research Centre
University of British Columbia
Dr. Jeff Warren
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Esther Verheyen Professor
Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Christian Kastrup Associate Professor
Michael Smith Laboratories
University of British Columbia
Dr. Alexander Rauscher Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of British Columbia
Dr. Abby Collier Associate Professor
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of British Columbia
Dr. Micheil Innes Associate Professor
Medical Genetics
University of Calgary
Alberta Children's Hospital
Dr. Robert Ingham Associate Professor
Medical Microbiology and Immunology
University of Alberta
Dr. Jack Chen Professor
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Tim Audas Assistant Professor
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Simon Fraser University

 

Biomedical 2

Dr. Mirza Faisal Beg
Chair
Professor
School of Engineering Science
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Mark Rakobowchuk
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Science
Thompson Rivers University
Dr. Neeloffer Mookherjee Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine & Immunology
University of Manitoba
Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba
Dr. Jonathan Little Assistant Professor
School of Health and Exercise Science
University of British Columbia Okanagan
Dr. Carlos Fernandez-Patron Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry
University of Alberta
Dr. Kristi Baker Assistant Professor
Department of Oncology
University of Alberta
Cross Cancer Institute
Dr. Sachin Katyal Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
University of Manitoba
Dr. Robert Chow Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Victoria
Dr. Haakon Nygaard Assistant Professor
Division of Neurology
University of British Columbia
Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Dr. Yu Tian Wang Professor
Department of Neurology
University of British Columbia
Dr. Francisco Cayabyab Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Saskatchewan
Dr. Anthea Peters Assistant Professor
Clinical Hematology
University of Alberta

 

Clinical

Dr. Delbert Dorscheid
Chair
Associate Professor
Centre for Health Lung Innovation
University of British Columbia
St. Paul's Hospital
Dr. Sabrina Gill
Scientific Officer
Clinical Associate Professor
Division of Endocrinology
University of British Columbia
Dr. Ji Hyun Ko Assistant Professor
Department of Human Anatomy and Cell Science
University of Manitoba
Dr. Fidel Vila-Rodriguez Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
University of British Columbia
UBC Hospital
Dr. Megan E. O’Connell Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Saskatchewan
Dr. Jordan A. Guenette Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Therapy
University of British Columbia
Centre for Health Lung Innovation
Dr. Vina Goghari Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Toronto
Dr. Wendy Hoglund Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
University of Alberta

 

Population Health

Dr. Nadine Schuurmann
Chair
Professor
Department of Geography
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Lindsey Richardson
Scientific Officer
Assistant Professor
Department of Sociology
University of British Columbia
Dr. Añiela dela Cruz Assistant Professor
Faculty of Nursing
University of Calgary
Dr. Rachel Murphy Assistant Professor
School of Population and Public Health
University of British Columbia
Dr. William Small Assistant Professor
Faculty of Health Sciences
Simon Fraser University
Dr. Cameron Wild Professor
School of Public Health
University of Alberta
Dr. Nathan Nickel Assistant Professor
Department of Community Health Sciences
University of Manitoba

Resources for 2017 Research Trainee review panel members (PDF)

Information for applicants can be found on the 2017 Research Trainee competition page.

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