./people

John Parkinson (principal_investigator)

jparkin@sickkids.ca

Dr. John Parkinson graduated from the University of Bath with a bachelor of science in Applied Biology in 1990. After receiving a PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Manchester in 1995, Dr. Parkinson completed a NATO fellowship at the University of Manitoba. From 1997 to 2000, Dr. Parkinson was awarded a fellowship at the Edinburgh Centre for Protein Technology, University of Edinburgh and from 2000 to 2003 completed another fellowship at the University of Edinburgh on Nematode genomics. In 2003 Dr. Parkinson joined the SickKids Research Institute, where he combines genomic and computational approaches to study microbes that contribute to health and disease. 

research_staff

Xuejian Xiong, PhD

(Research Project Manager)

Billy Taj, MASc

(Bioinformatics Analyst)

Ana Popovic, PhD

(Research Associate)

graduate_students

Grant Stevens

(PhD candidate)

Irina Utkina

(PhD candidate)

Maxine Ty

(PhD candidate)

Duncan Carruthers-Lay

(PhD candidate)

Ryan Chieu

(PhD candidate)

Bhavish Verma

(MSc candidate)

Shraddha Khirwadkar

(MSc candidate)

Nirvana Nursimulu

(PhD candidate)

alumni

postdoctoral_fellows

phd_graduates

msc_graduates

Jose Peregrin-Alvarez, PhD

James Wasmuth, PhD

Noeleen Loughran, PhD

Verena Brand, PhD

Yue Jiang, PhD

Swapna Seshadri, PhD

Mobolaji Adeolu, PhD

David Curran, PhD

David He, PhD

Stacy Hung, PhD

Devon Radford, PhD

Kris Hon, PhD

Cedoljub Bundalovic-Torma, PhD

Ana Popovic, PhD

Javi Zhang, PhD

Bahareh Movahed, MSc (non-thesis)

Ben Elsworth, MSc (non-thesis)

Jennifer Daub, MSc (non-thesis)

Chris Sanford, MSc

Tuan On, MSc

Carl Song, MSc

Angela Zou, MSc

Donny Chan, MSc

Emil Jurga, MSc

undergraduates

  • Arnaud Oisel
  • Shannon Chun
  • Albi Celaj
  • Tomasz Blazejewski
  • Anthony Zhou
  • Lisheng Xu
  • Leon Xu
  • Alana Man
  • Doga Ister
  • Dominick Han
  • Keerthan Keerthisingham
  • Chantal Ho
  • Allana Pereira
  • Daniel Fusca