Staff

Head of Department

McMaster, C.

Graduate Coordinator

Pasumarthi, K.

Professors

Denovan-Wright, E. M., BSc, PhD (Dalhousie), Molecular neurobiology, Huntington’s Disease, gene expression
Fawcett, J., BSc, MSc, MSc (T) (McMaster), PhD (McGill), Axon guidance, proteomics, signal transduction
Howlett, S. E., BSc (Concordia), MSc, PhD (Memorial), Cardiovascular pharmacology and electrophysiology, cardiac excitation-contraction coupling, heart disease
Kelly, M. E. M., BSc, PhD (Southampton), Ion channels, membrane transport, cell signaling, retinal neurobiology, ocular pharmacology
McDougall, J., BSc (Hons), PhD (Glasgow Univ, Scotland), Arthritis, pain, neurogenic inflammation, proteinase activated receptors, cannabinoids
McMaster, C., PhD (Manitoba), Drug discovery, gene discovery, metabolism, inherited diseases
Pasumarthi, K. B. S., DVM (India), PhD (Manitoba), Cardiac regeneration, cell cycle, myocyte apoptosis, cell transplantation, embryonic stem cells, gene expression, cloning, gene transfer and transgenic mice
Robertson, G. S., BSc, PhD (Dalhousie), Neurodegenerative disorders, apoptosis, gene therapy, inflammation, drug discovery, genetic disease models
Sawynok, J., BSc, MSc (Melb), PhD (Queen’s), Adenosine, caffeine and pain; novel topical analgesics
Sinal, C., BSc, Bioc (McMaster), PhD (UWO), Nuclear hormone receptor, gene regulation, obesity, metabolism, diabetes, bone, osteoporosis

Associate Professors

Dupré, D. J., BSc, PhD (Sherbrooke), Adrenergic receptor, chemokines, signalling, chaperones
Pelis, R., BSc, MSc (Univ of Massachusetts), PhD (Univ of Connecticut), Pharmacokinetics, metabolism, transport, barrier epithelia, structure - activity relationships in transporters, drug-drug interactions, adverse drug reactions

Assistant Professors

Brunt, K. R., BSc Hons (Saskatchewan), PhD (Queen’s), Experimental therapeutics, stem cells, heme metabolism, aging, nanomedicine, regenerative medicine, atherosclerosis, myocardial infarction, cardiac hypertrophy
Langille, M. G. I., BSc, BCS (UNB), PhD (Simon Fraser), Human genetics, human microbiome, bioinformatics, metabolism, biomarker discovery, drug discovery

Cross Appointments

Goralski, K., BSc (Hon), PhD (Manitoba), major appointment in College of Pharmacy
Lehmann, Ch., PhD, MD (Humboldt Univ, Berlin), major appointment in Anesthesia