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Division Head


Boreham, Douglas, B.Sc. (Laurentian), Ph.D. (Ottawa)
Professor, Radiation Biology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Ionizing Radiation Health Effects

Professors


Albert, Mitchell
Chemistry, Biology & Physics
NOSM at Lakehead University

Clulow, Victor, B.Sc. (Dunelm), M.Sc. (Ottawa), Ph.D. (Ottawa)
Anatomy
NOSM at Laurentian University
Pituitary-adrenal function in mammals; pheromonal influences on maturation; environmental radioactivity

Falter, Hermann, B.Sc. (Laurentian), Ph.D. (Cincinnati)
Biochemistry
NOSM at Laurentian University

Ferroni, Garry, B.Sc. (McMaster), M.Sc. (Waterloo), Ph.D. (Waterloo)
Professor Emeritus, Medical Microbiology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Antibiotic resistance in bacteria; environmental microbiology

Kumar, Aseem, Ph.D. (Toronto) 
Molecular and Medical Genetics
NOSM at Laurentian University
Identification and characterization of sepsis molecular signaling pathways

MacLean, David, B.Sc. (Guelph), M.Sc. (Guelph), Ph.D. (Guelph) 
Physiology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Regulation of skeletal muscle blood flow during hypoxia; regulation of protein and amino acid metabolism during end stage disease states

Parissenti, Amadeo, B.Sc. (Guelph), Ph.D. (York Canada)
Biochemistry
NOSM at Laurentian University
Regional Cancer Program of the Sudbury Regional Hospital, Department of Chemistry & Biochemisrty,and Laurentian University Multi-drug resistance in human breast cancer

Parker, Glenn, B.Sc. (Guelph), M.Sc. (Guelph), Ph.D. (Guelph) 
Anatomy and Physiology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Wildlife parasitology; biomonitoring and toxicology effects of industrial metals.

Ross, Brian, B.Sc. (Glasgow) Honours (Glasgow), Ph.D. (Glasgow) 
Neuropharmacology
NOSM at Lakehead University
Cell signaling mechanisms in brain disorders

Ross, Greg, B.Sc. (Simon Fraser), Ph.D. (McMaster)
Physiology/Neuroscience
NOSM at Laurentian University
Plasticity in the nervous system

Scott, John Ashley, B.Sc. (Exeter), M.Sc. (New castle), Ph.D. (Exeter)
Bioengineering
NOSM at Laurentian University
Bioprocesses and natural bioproducts

Spitz, Douglas B.A. (Grinnell), Ph.D. (Iowa)
Biology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Free radicals and oxidative stress in biology and medicine

Suntres, Zacharias, B.Sc. (Western), Ph.D. (Western)
Pharmacology/Toxicology
NOSM at Lakehead University
The role of oxidants and antioxidants in health and disease; drug delivery systems markers and metastatic breast cancer; the mechanisms underlying monocyte activation

Tai, T.C., B.Sc. (Toronto), M.Sc. (Toronto), Ph.D. (Toronto)
Physiology/Pharmacology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Fetal programming of adult diseases; pathogenesis of hypertension; catecholamine neurotransmitter regulation

Ulanova, Marina, M.D., Ph.D. (N.I. Pirogov Memorial Moscow State Institute of Medicine), M.Sc. (USSR Academy of Medical Sciences), Ph.D. (USSR Academy of Medical Sciences), Ph.D. (Göteborg)
Immunology
NOSM at Lakehead University
Inflammatory processes in the airways and lungs

Associate Professors


Curiel, Laura, B.Eng. (Mexico), M.Sc. (Lyon, France) Ph.D. (Lyon, France)
Biophysics & Imaging Guided Interventions
NOSM at Lakehead University
Non invasive therapy using high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU), Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Molecule delivery using ultrasound, Clinical parameters optimization for HIFU applications

Deslauriers, Roxanne, B.Sc. (Laval), Ph.D. (Ottawa)
Biology & Biochemistry
NOSM at Lakehead University
The application of non-invasive techniques, magnetic resonance spectroscopy and imaging (MRS, MRI), to solve problems of biological and medical importance; and the development of animal models of human diseases as well as technical developments to improve NMR spectroscopy of living animals and humans

Dixon, Dani-Louise, Ph.D. (Flinders University)
Immunology and Philosophy
NOSM at Laurentian University
Immunomodulators in Human Milk: the Effect of Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Atopy

Dolling, Jo-Anna, Ph.D. (Ottawa)
Molecular & Cytogenetics
NOSM at Laurentian University
Biological effects of low dose ionizing radiation; Genetics of haematological malignancies

Dorman, Sandra, B.Sc. (Guelph), Ph.D. (McMaster) 
Physiology/Pharmacology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Experimental investigations examining the link between the respiratory and cardiovascular systems in human studies

Khaper, Neelam, B.Sc. (Pune), M.Sc. (Manitoba), Ph.D. (Manitoba)
Physiology
NOSM at Lakehead University
Redox regulation and cardiomyopathy

Khurana, Sandhya B.S. (India), M.S.(India), Ph.D. (Vermont, US)
Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
NOSM at Laurentian University
Regulation of catecholamine biosynthesis under hypoxia, Fetal programming of hypertension – alterations in the PNMT gene, Role of polyphenols in the protection of cells from oxidative stress

Kovala, Tom, B.Sc. (Western), Ph.D. (Western)
Biochemistry
NOSM at Laurentian University
Molecular signalling pathways in the regulation of angiogenesis; cancer drugs

Lafrenie, Robert
Molecular Biology
NOSM at Laurentian University

Lannér, Carita, B.Sc. (Lund), M.Sc. (Ohio State), Ph.D (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences)
Molecular Genetics
NOSM at Laurentian University
The role of DNA replication proteins in DNA damage in ovarian cells

Lariviere, Celine B.E.P.S. (Laurentian), M.Sc. (Laurentian), Doctorate (Ottawa), Post-Doc (Ottawa)
Physical Education, Biology, Cellular & Molecular Medicine
NOSM at Laurentian University
Workplace wellness (determinants of workplace fatigue), Exercise and physical activity as a therapeutic modality and wellness intervention; Skeletal Muscle Health

Lees, Simon, B.H.K. (British Columbia), M.Sc. (Virginia Tech), Ph.D. (Virginia Tech)
Physiology/Cell Biology
NOSM at Lakehead University
Regulation of skeletal muscle stem cell function in aging and disease; Skeletal muscle regeneration and metabolism

Leszczynski, Konrad, Ph.D. FCCPM
Medical Physics
NOSM at Laurentian University
Intensity modulated and image-guided radiation therapy, digital image reconstruction and processing, and risks from radiation exposure

McGhee, Peter B.Sc. (Nova Scotia), M.Sc. (Guelph), Ph.D. (Guelph)
Physics
NOSM at Lakehead University
Medical and Nuclear Physics

Moise, Alexander R. B.Sc. Hon. (British Columbia), PhD (British Columbia)
Pharmacology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Role of vitamins and micronutrients in health and disease – focusing on congenital and cardiovascular disorders

Ritz, Stacey, B.Sc. (McMaster), Ph.D. (McMaster), M.Ed. (Western)
Immunology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Critical literacy in medical education; sex and gender in laboratory research; immunological effects of air pollution exposure

Saleh, Mazen, B.Sc. (Waterloo), M.Sc. (Waterloo), Ph.D. (Toronto)

Medical Microbiology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Molecular pathogenesis in tuberculosis and other lung infections

Simard, Alain R., B.Sc. (Laurentian U.), M.Sc. (Laurentian U.), PhD (U. Laval)
Immunology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Endogenous mechanisms of immune regulation; inflammation; neurodegenerative diseases

Zaman, Badruz, B.Sc. and M.Sc. (Dhaka), Ph.D. (Japan)
Structural and Functional Molecular Sciences
NOSM at Laurentian University
Nanotechnology for Medical Sciences and Medicine; Molecular Imaging; Drug Delivery

Zehbe, Ingeborg, B.A. (Uppsala), D.Sc. (Uppsala)

Molecular Biology
NOSM at Lakehead University
Virus-related cancer

Assistant Professors


Dakubo, Gabriel, Post-Doctorate (University of Ottawa)
Molecular Medicine and Human Anatomy
NOSM at Lakehead University

Eibl, Joe B.Sc. (Laurentian), M.Sc. (Laurentian), Ph.D. Candidate (Laurentian), Post-Doc Fellow (NOSM)
Microbiology & Immunology
NOSM at Laurentian University

Gorji, Hassan MD (IUMS), MSc (Ottawa – neuroscience), MSc (Ottawa – Epidemiology) 
Clinical Epidemiology
NOSM at Lakehead University

Kennedy, Christine B.A. (Memorial), M.Sc. (Memorial), M.Sc. (Oxford), D.Phil. (Oxford), CCFP FCFP (Family Medicine), FRCPC (Public Health and Preventive Medicine), ACBOM (Occupational and Environmental Medicine)
Health Economics and Public Health
NOSM at Laurentian University

Lawrence-Dewar, Jane M., B.Sc. (Winnipeg), Ph.D. (Manitoba)
Neurosciences
NOSM at Lakehead University

Le, Hoang-Thanh, Ph.D. (University of Paris-Sud) 
Organic Chemistry
NOSM at Laurentian University
Peptide; Pseudo-peptide; Physico-chemical characterization of peptide, protein and drug; Proteomics; Vaccine; Vaccine formulation; Drug delivery; lipid vesicle delivery system; lyophilization process

Lemon, Jennifer, Ph.D. (McMaster)
Free Radical & Radiation Biology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Effect of low dose radiation on biological systems; The modulation of radiation-induced tissue damage by dietary supplements; The use of dietary supplements to modulate aging and age-related diseases

Murad, Yanal, BSc. (Amman, Jordan); MS (Chicago); Ph.D. (Chicago)
Biochemistry
NOSM at Laurentian University
Biochemist in Microbiology, Molecular diagnostics, Immunology, Vaccines and Cancer Biology

Nokhbeh, Reza, B.Sc. (METU), M.Sc. (METU), Ph.D. (Carleton) 
Medical Microbiology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Bacteriophage Biology, Phage based Therapeutics and Diagnostics

Oliver, Michael, B.A.Sc. (Queen’s), Ph.D. (Western Ontario)

Medical Physics, Radiation Oncology
NOSM at Laurentian University
Optimization of radiation therapy treatments; Image guided radiation therapy

Provost, Daniel

Medical Physics
NOSM at Laurentian University

Rapley, Patrick
Physics
NOSM at Lakehead University

Thompson, Jeroen Hons. B.Sc. (Michigan), M.Sc. (Connecticut), Ph.D. (McMaster)
Physics & Applied Radiation Sciences
NOSM at Laurentian University
Effects on ionizing radiation on health; Development of single-cell irradiation (microbeam) techniques; New tools for measurement of neutron dose

Ulsh, Brant B.Sc. (Cincinnati), M.Sc. (Cincinnati), Ph.D. (Fort Collins)
Radiological Health Sciences
NOSM at Laurentian University
Biological responses to low dose and/or dose-rate radiation exposures; Radiation protection in the context of medical imaging; Radiation dose reconstruction; Radiation biodosimetry; Radiation ecology.

Yeung, Tai
Medical Physics
NOSM at Laurentian University

Yu, Huan
Medical Physics
NOSM at Laurentian University

Lecturers


Arjune, Banskumar
Physics
NOSM at Lakehead University

Newhouse, Donna, H.B.P.E. (Brock), M.Sc. (Lakehead), Ph.D. Candidate (Lakehead)
Anatomy/Physiology
NOSM at Lakehead University
Learning/Cognition/Anatomy

O’Reilly, Deirdre, B.Sc.Pharm. (Toronto), M.Sc. (Queen’s)
Pharmacology and Therapeutics
NOSM at Laurentian University