Staff Directory

Ahmad Shikib Mehri
Undergraduate Work Learn Program Student
Alex Pai
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Room No.2032
950 West 28th Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 4H4
Work Learn Student
+1 (604) 875-2345 ext. 5257
+1 (604) 875-3840
Alexis Shih
950 W 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5z4H4
Technician
604-875-3817
604-875-3840
Alice Kaye
Doctoral Student
Allen Zhang
MD PhD Student
Amirah E. Aly, PhD
Post Doctoral Fellow
604 875 3808
Andrea Korecki
Room 3032
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Lab Manager
+1 (604) 875-3850
Anita Chiu
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Room No.2025
950 West 28th Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 4H4
Research Coordinator
+1 (604) 875-3827
+1 (604) 875-3840
Betty Nguyen
Room 3004
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
+1 (604) 875-3808
+1 (604) 875-3819
Britt Drogemoller, PhD
890 West 28th Ave.,
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4
Post Doctoral Fellow
Cheryl Tan
950 West 28th Avneue
Rm 2032 CMMT
Vancouver, BC, V5Z4H4
Lab assistant
604-875-2424 x5259
Coulter Beeson
Undergraduate Student Research Assistant and Summer Student
Cynthia Xin Ye
MD PhD Student
Room 2026
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3822

Senior Scientist, CMMT, CFRI, UBC
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC
Canada Research Chair Tier 1
Scientific Director, NeuroDevNet NCE

Dawn Ng
Room 3026
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Executive Coordinator
+1 (604) 875-3535
+1 (604) 875-3819
Dora Pak
Room 3109
Research Manager
+1 (604) 875-2345 ext 5273
Room 2108
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3898
+1 (604) 875-3840

Scientist, CMMT, CFRI, UBC

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC

Elizabeth Simpson
Rm 3020
950 – W 28th Ave.
Vancouver, BC, Canada
V5Z4H4
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3830

Senior Scientist, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics (CMMT)
Scientist Level 3, British Columbia Children’s Hospital Research
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC
Associate Member, Department of Psychiatry, UBC
Associate Member, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, UBC

Eric Chow
950 West 28th Avenue
Rm 2032, CMMT
Vancouver, BC, V5Z4H4
Work learn student
604-875-2424 x5259
Evelyn Lomba
Room 2037
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Director of Finance and Administration
+1 (604) 875-3875
+1 (604) 875-3819
Fanny Lemarie
Room 3004
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Post doctoral fellow
+1 (604) 875-3809
+1 (604) 875-3840
Galen Wright, PhD
950 West 28th Ave, Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4
Post Doctoral Fellow
+1 (604) 875-2000 ext 6217
Garret Ruiz
Room 1101B
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Stores Technician
+1 (604) 875-3854
+1 (604) 875-3547
Ge Lu
Room 2028
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4H4
+1-604-875-3843
Hailey Findlay Black
Room 3003

Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
+1 (604) 875-3817
+1 (604) 875-3840
Huijun Mark Wang
Room 3003
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
+1 (604) 875-3825
+1 (604) 875-3840
Ishita Gupta
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
950 West 28th Avenue, Rm 2032, CMMT
MSc candidate
604-875-2424 ext. 5259
Jack Hickmott
Room 3032
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
PhD Student
+1 (604) 875-3842

Thesis topic: Towards a PAX6 gene therapy for Aniridia

Jasmine Yang
Room 2028
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4
Jeffy Rajan Soundara Rajan
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Room No.2034
950 West 28th Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 4H4
MSc Student
+1 (604) 875- 2000 x5259
+1 (604) 875-3840
Jennifer A. Collins
Room 3008
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research Scientist/HD BioBank Coordinator
+1 (604) 875-3999
+1 (604) 875-3819
Jessica Ha
950 W 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z4H4
Coop Student
604-875-3817
604-875-3840
Jill Mwenifumbo, PhD
Bioinformatician
Joanna Yeung, PhD
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Room No.2034
950 West 28th Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 4H4
Postdoctoral Fellow
+1 (604) 875-2345 ext. 5257
+1 (604) 875-3840
Jonathan Chang
Rm 2051
950 W 28th Ave.
Vancouver, BC, Canada
V5Z 4H4
Systems Administrator
+1 604 875 3820
Lisa Anderson
Room 2004
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research Assistant
+1 (604) 875-3817
+1 (604) 875-3819
Lorenzo Casal
Room 3003
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
604-875-3811
604-875-3819
Louisa Dal Cengio
Room 3003
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research Assistant
+1 (604) 875-3811
+1 (604) 875-3819
Mandi Schmidt
Room 3004
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
PhD student
+1 (604) 875-3809
+1 (604) 875-3840
Room 3025
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3535

Senior Scientist, CMMT, BCCHR, UBC
Canada Research Chair in Human Genetics and Molecular Medicine
University Killam Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC

Michael Hockertz
Room 3021
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Director of Core Facilities
+1 (604) 875-3816
+1 (604) 875-3819
Kobor Lab
A5-151
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3833

Scientist, CMMT, BCCHRI, UBC
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC

Miguel Ramirez
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Room No.2034
950 West 28th Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 4H4
MSc Candidate
+1 (604) 875-2345 ext. 5259
+1 (604) 875-3840
Mike Davey
Room 2004
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Lab Manager
+1 (604) 875-3817
+1 (604) 875-3840
Miroslav Hatas
Room 2052
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Manager of Information Systems
+1 (604) 875-3804
Nicholas Caron, PhD
Room 3003

Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canad
Postdoctoral fellow
604-875-2000 ext 5620
604-875-3819
Oriol Fornés Crespo, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Pam Wagner
Room 2028
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
Phillip Richmond
Doctoral Student
Pierre Zwiegers
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
V3-309, Clinical Support Building
950 West 28th Ave, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Training coordinator, CHILD-BRIGHT
+1 (604) 875-2424 ext. 5567
Qingwen Xia
Room 3002
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
+1 (604) 875-3825
+1 (604) 875-3840
Rachelle Farkas
Master’s Student
Richard Zihao Xie
Undergraduate Work Learn Program Student
Robert  Tiszolczi
Room 3109
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Finance manager
+1 (604)-875-3844
+1 (604) 875-3819
Robin van der Lee, PhD
Room 3109, Wasserman Lab

Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia

950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Postdoctoral Fellow

M.Sc. and Ph.D. from the Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Google Scholar
ORCID ID
Sam Dziurdzik
980 W 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z4H4
Graduate Student
604-875-3817
604-875-3840
Room 3021
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3802

Scientist Level 1, CMMT, CFRI, UBC
Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine and Department of Statistics, Faculty of Science, UBC

Sarah Thomson
Room 2028
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4
BSc candidate
Seetha Kumaran
Room 3024
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research manager
+1 (604) 875-3823
+1 (604) 875-3819
Siu Ling Lam
Room 3032
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research Technician
+1 (604) 875-3877
Sophie Tremblay
BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Room No.2032
950 West 28th Ave Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 4H4
PhD Candidate
+1 (604) 875-3840
Room 2024
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator, Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics & BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute
+1 (604) 875-3860

Canada Research Chair Tier 2
Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC
Co-lead, Rare Disease Group, BC Children’s Hospital Research Institute

Twitter: @TaubertLab
Stephanie Bortnick
3007-950 West 28th Ave.,
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4
Lab Manager
604 875 3811
604 875 3819
Room 3032
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
MAPS Research Technician
+1 (604) 875-3865
Vaishnavi Sridhar
950 W 28th Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z4H4
PhD student
604-875-3817
604-875-3840
Room 3109, Wasserman Lab
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Principal Investigator
+1 (604) 875-3812

Executive Director, Child and Family Research Institute (CFRI)
Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Medicine, UBC
Senior Scientist, CMMT/CFRI, UBC
Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, UBC

cisreg.ca
Xiaofan Qiu
Room 3003
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
+1 (604) 875-3811
+1 (604) 875-3840
Yuchen Li
Undergraduate Summer and Work Learn Program Student
Yun Ko
Room 3003
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
Research assistant
+1 (604) 875-3817
+1 (604) 875-3840
Zeinab Mohanna
Room 3032
Centre for Molecular Medicine and Therapeutics
950 West 28th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4H4 Canada
PhD Student
+1 (604) 875-3853