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Allison is a recent graduate of University of Toronto where she completed her undergraduate degree in Human Biology, alongside a double minor in Immunology and Mathematics.
Dr. Mehrdad Farahani is a medical professional with an immense interest in providing top-notch health care. He has always tried to explore and employ different research techniques to further expand clinical sciences.
Project Advisory Committee
Camryn Berry works as a Knowledge Transfer and Exchange Associate at the Alzheimer Society of Canada, developing education media and literature for all aspects of dementia.
Dr. Heather Boon
Dr. Heather Boon investigates health services and health policies, with a focus on the use, regulation, safety and effectiveness of natural health products and traditional/complementary medicine practices.
Dr. Kate Sellen
Dr. Kate Sellen is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Design at OCAD U and a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Health Design. She is Director of the Health Design Studio at OCAD U. While at OCAD Kate has served on several program committees as well as university-wide committees and initiatives and several hiring committees. Kate was the Inagural Director of the Health Design Master's Program.
Dr. Edyta Marcon
Edyta loves to encounter new questions, apply new knowledge, and meet new people. As a Senior Research Associate at the U of T Donnelly Centre, she currently studies how RNA modifications regulate gene expression and how they relate to human health and disease. Her interests extend beyond the laboratory into the application of scientific research using human centric design thinking.