People

Professor
Head, Clinical Neuroscience
Expertise

seasonal affective disorder; winter depression; antidepressant medications; light therapy; depression; clinical guidelines; circadian rhythms; melatonin; serotonin; dopamine; noradrenaline; tryptophan; workplace depression

phone: 6048227325
Clinical Associate Professor
Expertise

genetics of nueurological disease ie. migraine, epilepsy & movement disorders

phone: 6048221728
Director, Research Basic Sciences (ECC) and Assista
Professor, Dept. of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
Expertise

Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD), Diabetic Retinopathy, Eye Disease, Blindness, Glaucoma, Neurodegeneration, Visual Cortex,
Retina, Brain

phone: 6048754383
phone: 6048754913
Professor, Radiology
Director, MS/MRI Research Group
Expertise

MS, MRI, Radiology, CT Scan, imaging

phone: 6048227071
Professor & Canada Research Chair in Neuroepidemiology and Multiple Sclerosis
Expertise

Multiple sclerosis, epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, natural history, prognosis and predictors of disease progression, mortality, drug effectiveness, adverse drug effects, pharmacogenomics, incidence and prevalence, life expectancy, comorbidities, pregnancy, impact of parental MS on childhood developmental outcomes, health administrative data, prodrome, gut microbiome, microbiota

phone: 6048220759
Professor
Expertise

prion disease, bovine spongiform encephalopathy, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, protein misfolding diseases

phone: 6048222135
phone: 7789942626
Professor
Expertise

molecular developmental neurobiology; developmental biology; neuroscience

phone: 6048229759
phone: 6048222578
Professor and Head, Division of Neurology
Co-director, Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health
Director, Pacific Parkinson’s Research Centre
Expertise

Parkinson’s, Positron emission tomography, Neuropharmacology, Dopamine, parkinsons

phone: 6048227967
Professor
Expertise

general subject and cell communications; drug target discovery and drug development; molecular basis of disease; future of medicine; disease profiling; chemical basis of disease, proteomics, genetics; diseases of the brain – molecular basis; general subject and ethics; general – importance for health and economic development; general subject and philosophy and ethics

phone: 6048228086
Professor
Expertise

neural regeneration; neural degeneration; neural stem cells; spinal cord regeneration;epigenetics; sensory loss; developmental brain disorders; multiple sclerosis; Alzheimer’s disease; brain tumours

phone: 6048275080
phone: 6048275082
Emeritus faculty
Expertise

hospital administration, hospital financing, hospital boards

phone: 6043274874
Professor
Expertise

physiology; neurophysiology; degenerative neurological diseases

phone: 6048222330
phone: 6048229235
Professor
Expertise

Concussion, neurocognitive function, cerebrovascular physiology, sensorimotor control, neural control of movement, traumatic brain injury in intimate partner violence

phone: 2508078858
phone: 2508633230
Associate Professor
Canada Research Chair in Translational Psychiatric Genomics
Expertise

Genetics, genomics, genetic counseling, psychiatric illness, mental illness, mental health, psychiatry, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, postpartum depression, perinatal mental health

phone: 6048752000
Associate Professor
Expertise

Dementia, Cognitive and Behavioural Neurology, Neurodegeneration, Alzheimer Disease, Frontotemporal Dementia, Music Therapy in Dementia, Genetics of Dementia, Dementia Clinical Trials

phone: 6048223610
Professor of Medical Genetics
Senior Scientist, Brain Research Centre
Expertise

Parkinson disease, parkinsonism, movement disorders, genetics, neuroscience, brain, neuron, biology, bioinformatics, neurodegeneration, neurology, parkinsons

phone: 6048227753
phone: 6048220322
Professor of Opthalmology & Visual Sciences
Expertise

eye diseases; glaucoma; dyslexia; stroke; neurotrauma; memory; vision; learning disabilities; hearing development; recovery after brain damage; ischemia; gene therapy

phone:
Associate Professor
Head, Dept. of Surgery, Vancouver General Hospital
Expertise

neurosurgery, stroke, brain aneurysms

phone: 6048754142
phone: 6048762787
Professor
Expertise

Consciousness, attention, neural networks, brain regional networks, neural synchrony, stochastic resonance, neural noise

phone: 6048226309