Beier Lab

Alumni

Hanga Agoston

Hanga Agoston

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: CNP Signalling in Cartilage
Dr. Tom Appleton, PhD

Dr. Tom Appleton, PhD

MD Candidate

Research Interests / Specializations: Molecular Mechanisms of Cartilage Degradation in Osteoarthritis
Cinnamon Barone

Cinnamon Barone

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: RXR in Bone/Cartilage Development
Laurie Baybayan

Laurie Baybayan

NORTH Summer Student

Research Interests / Specializations: Glucocorticoid Signalling in Cartilage Development
Laura Bursell

Laura Bursell

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: The Role of Focal Adhesion Kinase (FAK) in Skeletal Development
Fahad Cadili

Fahad Cadili

NORTH Summer Student

Research Interests / Specializations: Rho Signalling in Cartilage

Alessandra DiMattia

Alessandra DiMattia

Summer Student

Research Interests / Specializations: GSK3beta in Cartilage
Christina Fung

Christina Fung

Undergraduate Student

Research Interests / Specializations: TGFalpha and Soluble Guanylyl Cyclase Signalling in Osteoarthritis

Natasha Gill

Natasha Gill

4th Year Honours Graduate


Kamal Gill

Kamal Gill

DDS/PhD Candidate

Research Interests / Specializations: Bone Salioprotein (BSP) Signalling
Daniel Glick

Daniel Glick

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Rho Signalling in Cartilage
Dalia Halawani

Dalia Halawani

Research Associate

Research Interests / Specializations: p38 MAP Kinase Signalling in Chondrocytes

Ashleigh Higgs

Ashleigh Higgs

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: GSK3beta in Cartilage
Katie Hoensalaar

Katie Hoensalaar

Undergraduate Student

Research Interests / Specializations: PI3Kinase Signalling in Cartilage
Dr. Claudine James, PhD

Dr. Claudine James, PhD

PhD Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Glucocorticoid Signalling and Gene Expression in Developing Cartilage
Sameena Khan

Sameena Khan

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: CNP Signalling in Cartilage

Dr. Gunwoo Kim, MD

Dr. Gunwoo Kim, MD

Visiting Professor

Research Interests / Specializations: Mechanisms of Cartilage Degradation in Osteoarthritis

Sadia Ladhani

Sadia Ladhani

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Signalling Pathways in Chondrogenesis
Jennifer Lam 4th Year Honours Graduate

Jennifer Lam 4th Year Honours Graduate



Research Interests / Specializations: Interleukin 11 Regulation of Cartilage Physiology
Emily LeBlanc

Emily LeBlanc

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Excercise in Osteoarthritis
Martha LeBlanc

Martha LeBlanc

Undergraduate Summer Student

Jennifer R Li

Jennifer R Li

MSc Candidate

Research Interests / Specializations: Chromatin Remodeling Enzymes in Skeletal Development
Lyuba Lytvyn

Lyuba Lytvyn

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Effects of Low-Protein Diet on Endochondral Bone Growth
David Makar

David Makar

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Chromatin Remodeling Proteins in Osteoarthritis
Staci Miao

Staci Miao

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Retinoic Acid in Osteoarthritis
Zahida Meghji

Zahida Meghji

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Rho Signalling in Chondrocytes
Rhoda Mondeh

Rhoda Mondeh

Technitian

Sara Ohora

Sara Ohora

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Obesity and Arthritis
Daphne Pala

Daphne Pala

MSc Graduate, DDS Candidate

Research Interests / Specializations: Connective Tissue Growth Factor (CTGF) in Cartilage
Ryan Perlus

Ryan Perlus

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: RORalpha in Skeletal Development
Adam Ropchan

Adam Ropchan

SRTP Student

Research Interests / Specializations: ROCK in ex vivo Cartilage Degeneration
Cassandra Spyridis

Cassandra Spyridis

SRTP Student

Research Interests / Specializations: Epigenetic Regulation in Chondrocytes
Dr. Lee-Ann Stanton, PhD

Dr. Lee-Ann Stanton, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests / Specializations: Mitogen Activated Protein Kinase (MAPK) Signalling in Chondrocytes
Dr. Lauren Solomon

Dr. Lauren Solomon

PhD Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Chromatin Remodeling Enzymes in Skeletal Development
Chantal Tacchino

Chantal Tacchino

MSc Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: RORalpha in Skeletal Development
Chris Thome

Chris Thome

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Chromatin Remodeling Enzymes in the Early Limb
Dr. Veronica Ulici, MD, PhD

Dr. Veronica Ulici, MD, PhD

Research Associate

Research Interests / Specializations: PI3Kinase/Akt Signalling in the Skeleton
Dr. Shirine Usmani, PhD

Dr. Shirine Usmani, PhD

PhD Graduate, MD Candidate

Research Interests / Specializations: Mechanisms of Cartilage Degradation in Osteoarthritis
Janine Voyer

Janine Voyer

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: MAPK Signalling in Chondrocytes
Zhuhong Shao

Zhuhong Shao

Technitian

Eric Walser

Eric Walser

4th Year Honours Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: PPARdelta in Skeletal Development

Dr. Anita Wood, PhD

Dr. Anita Wood, PhD

Research Associate

Research Interests / Specializations: ROCK and Actin Signalling in Cartilage
Dr. Qian Yan, PhD

Dr. Qian Yan, PhD

PhD Graduate

Research Interests / Specializations: Oxidative Signalling in Cartilage Development