Faculty Members

Todd Alexander

R Todd Alexander

Associate Professor (Adjunct Pediatrics)
Renal Physiology


Declan Ali

Professor (Adjunct Biological Sciences)
Developmental Neurobiology


Klaus Ballanyi

Central respiratory depression



Barbara Ballermann

Professor (Adjunct - Nephrology, Chair, Dept. of Medicine)
Glomerular Endothelial Cell Biology



Branko Braam

Professsor (Adjunct-Nephrology)
Monocyte function and gene expression signatures in hypertension

  Joe Casey

Professor (Adjunct - Biochemistry)        
Bicarbonate transport in human disease 

Chan  Catherine Chan

Scientific Director of Diabetes, Obesity & Nutrition Strategic Clinical Network
(Joint Appointment with Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science)
Islet Biology

 Cheeseman Chris Cheeseman

Principal, Gold College
Facilitated hexose transporters in health and disease 

 Chen Xing-Zhen Chen

Cellular function and regulation of polycystins


Robin Clugston

Assistant Professor
Vitamin A (Retinoid) homeostasis in health and human disease    


Emmanuelle Cordat
Associate Professor
Trafficking mechanisms of membrane proteins                 


Saswati Das

FSO - Assistant Professor (Teaching)      
Teaching Assistant Professor                                  


Sandra Davidge

Professor (Adjunct - Obstetrics and Gynecology)

Executive Director, Women and Children's Health Research Institute

Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Maternal and Perinatal Cardiovascular Health


Clayton Dickson

Professor (Adjunct - Psychology)
Oscillatory dynamics in medial temporal lobe structures

 Freed Darren Freed

Associate Professor (Adjunct - Surgery)
Cardiac fibrosis and myocardial preservation for transplantation


Greg Funk

Associate Chair (Graduate)
Neuronal information processing within respiratory networks


Simon Gosgnach

Associate Professor
Development and function of neural networks that generate rhythmic behaviours


John Greer

Neuromuscular control of respiration, clinical respiratory disorders
Neuronal information processing within respiratory networks


Shereen Hamza

Teaching Assistant Professor
Sympathetic Nervous Modulation of Renal and Cardiovascular Hemodynamics 


Stephen Harvey

Associate Chair (Education)     
Growth Hormone


Anthony Ho

Signal Transduction Mechanisms Involving Multiple Inputs


Zam Kassiri

Associate Professor
Myocardial extracellular matrix remodelling


Loren Kline

Professor (Adjunct-Dentistry)
Regulation of gallbladder motility


Elaine Leslie

Associate Professor
Role of Transport Proteins in Toxicology


Richard Lewanczuk

Professor (Adjunct - Endocrinology)


Jamie Mitchell

FSO - Assistant Professor (Teaching)
Teaching Assistant Professor


Peter Mitchell

Professor (Adjunct - Obstetrics and Gynecology) 
Late gestational intrauterine paracrine network involving oxytocin, prostaglandins
and sex steroids


Peter Nguyen

Synaptic Plasticity; Hippocampus; Learning; Memory

 Dave Olson

David Olson

Professor (Adjunct - Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Perinatal physiology, parturition, preterm birth and fetal development


Gavin Oudit

Associate Professor (Adjunct - Medicine, Cardiology) 
Heart Failure, Arrhythmias, and Kidney Disease


Silvia Pagliardini

Assistant Professor
Inspiratory and Expiratory control of breathing

 Arthur Prochazka

Arthur Prochazka

Neuromuscular interactions

Y Sauve

Yves Sauve

Associate Professor (Adjunct - Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences)
Degeneration and therapies in the visual system


Eytan Wine

Associate Professor (Adjunct - Pediatrics Gastroenterology)
Host-microbial interaction in the gut

 James Young

James Young

Professor and Department Chair
Molecular physiology of nucleoside and amino acid transporter proteins



Jessica Yue 

Assistant Professor
Brain Regulation of Metabolism