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Ziv has completed his MD and PhD (focused on Parkinson's disease genetics) at Tel-Aviv University, and his post-doctoral studies at McGill University. Assistant professor at the Neurology & Neurosurgery and the Human Genetics departments.
Post Doctoral fellow
Konstantin is a neurologist who completed his MD at the First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg and his PhD at the Institute of Experimental Medicine in St. Petersburg. He is studying the role of lysosomal genes in RBD and PD.
Prabhjyot has completed his MSc in Emory University and served as a Senior Associate at the Department of Neurology in Emory University. He is using advanced statistical methods to study the genetics of RBD and PD
Yuri has completed his MD at the University of Bologna, School of Medicine and Surgery. He is studying the role of genetics in PD and specifically focuses on modifiers of GBA in PD.
Jennifer has graduated at Princeton University, and performed her MSc studies at the University of British Columbia in evolutionary biology. She works on the genetics of PD, RBD, RLS and HSP.
Mehrdad has completed his MSc studies in Iran, and he is currently a PhD candidate. He studies the genetics of hereditary spastic paraplegia using whole-exome, whole-genome and RNA sequencing
Mehrdad Asghari Estiar
Etienne is a 3rd year medical student from Quebec city at McGill University. He is working on different projects in PD and HSP.
Emma graduated at the University of Western Ontario with Honours BSc in Genetics and Psychology. She is studying how common and rare genetic variants affect glucocerebrosidase activity and expression in PD.
Lynne studied the effects of early-life adversity on development at Columbia University. More recently, Lynne worked on a music and craving study at the University of Melbourne's Clinical and Music Neurosciences Laboratory. Her projects are focused on genetics of RBD and PD.
Eric has completed his undergraduate studies in McGill University, where he majored in biochemistry. His project is focused on using bioinformatic and machine learning approaches to understand the genetics of PD
Farnaz completed her MSc in chemistry in Laval University. She is using various genetic methods to study Parkinson's disease, dementia with Lewy bodies, multiple system atrophy and REM sleep behavior disorder.
Cem is a U3 undergraduate student doing his B.Sc. Neuroscience Major at McGill University. His project is focused on characterizing GBA mutations involved in PD