Name Institution Role within CanHepC Area of research
Artenie, Andreea Adelina University of Bristol Trainee – Postdoc
Mendlowitz, Andrew University of Toronto Trainee – PhD Andrew’s research interests are focused on methodologies relating to economic evaluations, decision analytical modelling and health technology assessment. For his thesis, Andrew is working in partnership with First Nations community organizations to estimate the health and economic impacts of hepatitis C infection among First Nations populations in Ontario. His work is focused on generating evidence to inform economic evaluations of novel hepatitis C screening and treatment approaches. His research will be useful for the creation of policy and community action to combat hepatitis C infection.
Perciani, Catia University Health Network Trainee – Postdoc Liver Immunology
Lanièce, Charlotte McGill University Trainee – PhD, Trainee – Student representative HCV-HIV coinfection, HCV elimination, Mathematical modeling, Impact evaluation, HCV treatment
Okwor, Chisom University of Ottawa Trainee – MSc Chronic HCV infections. NK cell and T cell immune recovery. Chronic HCV induced Hepatocellular carcinoma
Jeong, Dahn University of British Columbia Trainee – PhD HCV treatment impact on extrahepatic manifestations; ethnic disparities
Cunningham, Evan The Kirby Institute, UNSW Trainee – Postdoc, Trainee – Student representative
Marathe, Gayatri McGill University Trainee – PhD HIV-HCV co-infection; Major depression; Depressive symptoms; HCV treatment initiation
Kolla, Gillian University of Victoria Trainee – Postdoc Harm reduction, Substance use, Social Sciences
Wallace, Hannah Memorial University Trainee – PhD Virology: HCV-induced Pyroptosis
Liu, Julia Dalhousie University / Taipei Medical University Trainee – PhD Virology; Oncolytic virotherapy; Antivirals
Rheault, Marylin McGill University Trainee – MSc Host-viral interactions in the Hepatitis C Virus life cycle
Palmer, Michael University of Saskatchewan Trainee – PhD Interactions between HCV and host RNAs and proteins
Abdelnabi, Mohamed CRCHUM Trainee – PhD
Minoyan, Nanor Centre de Recherche du CHUM Trainee – PhD
Kunden, Rasika University of Saskatchewan Trainee – PhD Virology
Mazouz, Sabrina Centre de recherche du CHUM Trainee – PhD
D'souza, Simmone University of Calgary Trainee – MSc HBV/HCV Co-infection
Saeed, Yasmin Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto Trainee – PhD Health economics, health utilities
Greenwald, Zoe University of Toronto Trainee – PhD Epidemiology and population health.