Jim StaplesWestern Science

Current Personnel


Amanda MacCannell (MSc candidate, co-supervised by Charlie McKenzie; amaccann@uwo.ca)

BSc (UWO, 2016)

Research: Seasonal growth of brown adipose tissue in a mammalian hibernator monitored using water-fat MRI.

Click here to see Amanda's awesome poster from the 2016 International Hibernation Symposium.


Leah Hayward (MSc candidate; lhaywar5@uwo.ca)

BSc (McMaster, 2016)

Research: Anoxia tolerance of mitochondria from a mammalian hibernator.


NEWS FLASH! Leah was runner-up in the Helen I. Battle Award competition for best student poster at the 2018 meeting of the Canadian Society of Zoologists. See a copy of Leah's poster here.