Our Members

The Hotchkiss Brain Institute brings together more than 120 scientists who investigate basic, population health and clinical sciences.  By bringing together these scientists it is the aim of the HBI to have a collective expertise in the field of neurosciences, increased collaboration and elevated synergism in our research efforts.

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To update your profile, please contact us at hbi@ucalgary.ca

Full Members


Beverly Adams

Associate Professor
Psychiatry

Donald Addington

Professor
Psychiatry

Jean Addington

Professor
Psychiatry

Mohammed Almekhlafi

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences, Radiology

Farnaz Amoozegar

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Michael Antle

Professor
Psychology

Camila Aquino

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Paul Arnold

AIHS Translational Health Chair
Child and Youth Mental Health

Jaideep Bains

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Philip Barber

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Jeff Biernaskie

Associate Professor
Comparative Biology & Experimental Medicine, Surgery

Amanda Black

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Stephanie Borgland

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Chad Bousman

Assistant Professor
Medical Genetics, Psychiatry, Physiology & Pharmacology

Nancy Brager

Professor
Psychiatry

Janice Braun

Associate Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Signe Bray

Associate Professor
Radiology

Veronica Bruno

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Andrew GM Bulloch

Professor
Psychiatry

Jodie M. Burton

Assistant Clinical Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

David W. Cadotte

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences, Radiology

Gregory Cairncross

Director
Charbonneau Cancer Institute

Brandy Callahan

Assistant Professor
Psychology

Carlos Camara-Lemarroy

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Steven Casha

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Rebecca Charbonneau

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

S. R. Wayne Chen

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Tyler Cluff

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

William Cole

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Michael A. Colicos

Associate Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Elizabeth Condliffe

Assistant Clinical Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Fiona Costello

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Shelagh B. Coutts

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

David Crockford

Clinical Professor
Psychiatry

Laura Curiel

Assistant Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Jeptha Davenport

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Joern Davidsen

Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Chantel T. Debert

Assistant professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Andrew Demchuk

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Darren Derksen

Associate Professor
Chemistry

Gina Dimitropoulos

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Social Work

Keith S. Dobson

Professor
Psychology

Sean Dukelow

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Jeff F. Dunn

Professor
Radiology

Richard Dyck

Adjunct Professor
Cell Biology & Anatomy

Carolyn Emery

Associate Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Jonathan Epp

Assistant Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Michael J. Esser

Clinical Associate Professor
Paediatrics

Thomas E. Feasby

Professor Emeritus
Clinical Neurosciences

Paolo Federico

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Kirsten Fiest

Assistant Professor
Community Health Sciences

Anne Flynn

Professor
Kinesiology

Corey Flynn

Instuctor
Biological Sciences

Nils Daniel Forkert

Assistant Professor
Radiology

George Francis

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Richard Frayne

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Robert J. French

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Sarah Furtado

Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Adel Gabriel

Associate Clinical Professor
Community Health Sciences

Clare Gallagher

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Sabine Gilch

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine

Fady Girgis

Assistant Professor
Neurosurgery

Zahra Goodarzi

Assistant Professor
Medicine

Bradley Goodyear

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Grant Gordon

Associate Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Mayank Goyal

Director, Imaging and Endovascular treatment
Calgary Stroke Program

Susan Graham

Professor
Psychology

Jiami Guo

Assistant Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Mark Hamilton

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Patrick Hanly

Professor
Medicine

Ashley Harris

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiology

Richard Hawkes

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Kent Hecker

Associate Professor
Community Health Sciences

Rita Henderson

Assistant Professor
Community Health Sciences

Matthew Hill

Associate Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Michael Hill

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

David Hogan

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Jayna Holroyd-Leduc

Professor
Community Health Sciences

Bin Hu

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Giuseppe Iaria

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Zahinoor Ismail

Associate Professor
Community Health Sciences

Julia Jacobs-LeVan

Director, Pediatric Epilepsy Program
Alberta Children's Hospital

Scott Jarvis

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Jeffrey T Joseph

Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Colin Josephson

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Julia Kam

Assistant Professor
Psychology

Adam Kirton

Professor
Pediatrics

Zelma Kiss

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Gary M. Klein

Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Karl Martin Klein

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Marcus Koch

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Daniel C. Kopala-Sibley

Assistant Professor
Psychiatry

Lawrence Korngut

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Andreas H. Kramer

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Julie Kromm

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Hedwich Kuipers

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Deborah M. Kurrasch

Director
International Strategy, HBI

Catherine Lebel

Associate Professor
Radiology

Yeonjung Lee

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Social Work

Pierre LeVan

Assistant Professor
Radiology

Rodney Li Pi Shan

Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Alexander Lohman

Assistant Professor
Cell Biology & Anatomy

Quan Long

Assistant Professor
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Ken Lukowiak

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Frank MacMaster

Associate Professor
Paediatrics

Davide Martino

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Meghan McDonough

Associate Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Sarah McFarlane

Education Director
Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Alexander McGirr

Assistant Professor
Psychiatry

Roberto Medeiros de Souza

Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Bijoy K Menon

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Luanne Metz

Professor and Head of the Division of Neurology
Clinical Neurosciences

Rajiv Midha

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Jillian Miller

Assistant Professor
Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Guillaume Millet

Professor, Human Performance Lab
Faculty of Kinesiology

Alim Mitha

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Oury Monchi

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Lori Montgomery

Clinical Associate Professor
Family Medicine

Kartikeya Murari

Assistant Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Kara Murias

Assistant Professor
Paediatrics

Richelle Mychasiuk

Assistant Professor
Psychology

Minh Dang Nguyen

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Wilten Nicola

Assistant Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Melanie Noel

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology

Serena Orr

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Shalina S. Ousman

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

David Park

Director
Hotchkiss Brain Institute

David Patry

Clinical Professor
Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Scott Patten

Interim Head
Community Health Sciences

Ryan Peters

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Penny M. Pexman

Professor
Psychology

Gerald Pfeffer

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Aaron Phillips

Assistant Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Samuel Pichardo

Assistant Professor
Radiology

Bruce Pike

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Quentin J. Pittman

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Stephanie Plamondon

Clinical Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Marc J. Poulin

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Tamara Pringsheim

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Andrea Protzner

Associate Professor
Psychology

Thomas Raedler

Associate Professor
Psychiatry

Abdul Rahman

Clinical Associate Professor
Psychiatry

Rajamannar Ramasubbu

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Pamela Roach

Assistant Professor
Family Medicine

Melanie Rock

Associate Professor
Community Health Sciences

Tolulope Sajobi

Assistant Professor
Community Health Sciences

Amir Sanati-Nezhad

Assistant Professor
Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Derya Sargin

Assistant Professor
Psychology

Justyna Sarna

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Morris Scantlebury

Assistant Professor
Pediatrics

Hermann Schaetzl

Professor
Comparative Biology & Experimental Medicine

Kathryn Schneider

Assistant Professor
Kinesiology

Paul Schnetkamp

Associate Dean
Research (Infrastructure)

Dallas Seitz

Associate Professor
Department of Psychiatry

Robert Sevick

Professor
Radiology

Keith Sharkey

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Jane Shearer

Professor
Faculty Kinesiology + Cumming School of Med + Schulich School Engineering

Tim Shutt

Assistant Professor
Medical Genetics

Christoph Simon

Professor
Physics and Astronomy

Jonathan Smirl

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Eric Smith

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Roberto Carlos Sotero-Diaz

Assistant Professor
Radiology

Simon Spanswick

Instructor
Psychology

Frank W. Stahnisch

Professor
Community Health Sciences

Yves Starreveld

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Bill Stell

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Peter Stys

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Garnette Sutherland

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Naweed Syed

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Robert Tanguay

Clinical Lecturer
Department of Psychiatry

Valerie Taylor

Professor and Department Head
Department of Psychiatry

G. Campbell (Cam) Teskey

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Roger J. Thompson

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Tuan Trang

Associate Professor
Comparative Biology & Experimental Medicine

Ray Turner

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Lorraine Venturato

Associate Professor
Faculty of Nursing

Kristin von Ranson

Professor
Psychology

Yingxu Wang

Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Amy Warren

Associate Professor
Veterinary Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences

Samuel Weiss

Professor
Cell Biology & Anatomy

Patrick Whelan

Professor
Comparative Biology & Experimental Medicine

Chris White

Associate Clinical Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Samuel Wiebe

Associate Dean for Clinical Research

Gabrielle Wilcox

Associate Professor
Werklund School of Education

Willem C. Wildering

Associate Professor
Biological Sciences

Richard Wilson

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

John H. Wong

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Katherine E. Wynne-Edwards

Professor
Comparative Biology & Experimental Medicine

Jun Yan

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Keith Owen Yeates

Professor
Psychology

V. Wee Yong

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Gerald Zamponi

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Yunyan Zhang

Research Associate Professor
Radiology

Associate Members


Abdullah Al Maruf

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Psychiatry

Katayoun Alikhani

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Christophe Altier

Associate Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

David Archer

Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Karen Barlow

Adjunct Professor
Clinical Neurosciences, Paediatrics

Torben Bech-Hansen

Professor
Medical Genetics

Andrew Braun

Full Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Brian L. Brooks

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Paediatrics

Lenora N. Brown

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Kevin Busche

Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Helen Carlson

Research Assistant Professor
Pediatrics

Eloise C. J. Carr

Full Professor
Faculty of Nursing

Jennifer A. Chan

Assistant Professor
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

William Colmers

Professor
University of Alberta

Shawn Currie

Adjunct Associate Professor
Psychiatry

Thomas Dalby

Adjunct Professor
Psychology

Melinda Davis

Clinical Associate Professor
Anaesthesia

Deborah Dewey

Professor
Paediatrics

Anne Duffy

Professor
Psychiatry

Patricia Ebert

Clinical Neuropsychologist
Seniors Health AHS

Robbin Gibb

Assistant Professor
University of Lethbridge

Gerry Giesbrecht

Associate Professor
Paediatrics

Jenny Godley

Associate Professor
Sociology

Vina Goghari

Assistant Professor
Psychology

Theresa Green

Professorial Nursing Research Unit
Gold Coast University Hospital

Aaron Gruber

Associate Professor
University of Lethbridge

Angela Haffenden

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Psychology

Penny Hawe

Professor
Community Health Sciences

Chester Ho

Associate Professor and Division Head
Clinical Neurosciences

David Hodgins

Professor
Psychology

Morley D. Hollenberg

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Yaoping Hu

Professor
Electrical & Computer Engineering

Micheil Innes

Professor
Medical Genetics

Nathalie Jetté

Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Alvin Joselin

Research Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Bryan Kolb

Professor of Neuroscience
University of Lethbridge

Gail Kopp

Assistant Professor
Werklund School of Education

Paul Kubes

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Ki-Young Lee

Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

R. Stewart Longman

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Psychology

Deon Louw

Director
Headache Program

H. Artee Luchman

Research Assistant Professor
Cell Biology and Anatomy

Jonathan Lytton

Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Jean K. Mah

Associate Professor
Paediatrics

Erica Makarenko

Director, Integrated Services in Education (ISE) Clinic
Werklund School of Education

Ranita Manocha

Clinical Assistant Professor and Physiatrist
Department of Clinical Neurosciences

Colleen Maxwell

Adjunct Professor
Medicine

Carly McMorris

Assistant Professor
Werklund School of Education

Stephen McNeil

Associate Clinical Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Gerlinde A. Metz

Associate Professor
University of Lethbridge

Aleksandra Mineyko

Clinical Assistant Professor
Pediatrics

Majid Mohajerani

Associate Professor
University of Lethbridge

Serge Mrkobrada

Clinical Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Kamala Patel

Professor
Physiology & Pharmacology

Danijela Piskulic

Adjunct Assistant Professor
Psychiatry

Arvi Rauk

Professor and Professor Emeritus
Chemistry

Jong Rho

Head
Division of Paediatric Neurology

Robert Sainsbury

Professor Emeritus
Psychology

Anastasio Salazar-Bañuelos

Assistant Professor
Surgery

Pere Santamaria

Professor
Microbiology, Immunology & Infectious Diseases

Carol Schuurmans

Associate Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Christopher Sears

Professor
Psychology

Elisabeth Sherman

Adjunct Associate Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Oksana Suchowersky

Director
Clinical Genetics

Boguslaw Tomanek

Adjunct Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Gloria Roldan Urgoiti

Clinical Assistant Professor
Tom Baker Cancer Centre

JianLi Wang

Adjunct Professor
University of Ottawa

Robin Yates

Associate Professor
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Zonghang Zhao

Research Assistant Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Douglas Zochodne

Professor
University of Alberta

Emeritus Members


Werner Becker

Emeritus
Hotchkiss Brain Institute

Brian Bland

Emeritus Professor
Psychology

Jos J. Eggermont

Professor Emeritus
Psychology

William A. Fletcher

Professor Emeritus
Clinical Neurosciences

Manuel Hulliger

Emeritus Professor
Clinical Neurosciences

Bonnie J. Kaplan

Professor Emerita
Paediatrics

Willem (Winne) H Meeuwisse

Professor
Faculty of Kinesiology

Sheldon H. Roth

Professor Emeritus
Physiology & Pharmacology

John Tyberg

Professor Emeritus
Physiology & Pharmacology

Michael P. Walsh

Professor Emeritus
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology