MD/PhD StudentEmail Alexa
Alexa is an MD/PhD student at the University of Ottawa who will be completing the PhD portion of her degree in the Lochmüller lab.
Alexa attended Carleton University for her undergraduate studies where she conducted an honours thesis project in the lab of Dr. Shawn Hayley studying Parkinson’s disease in a mouse model. Upon graduating, she moved to Montréal where she completed an MSc at McGill University in the lab of Dr. Geneviève Bernard studying the genetic causes of rare pediatric neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative diseases.
Alexa is excited to begin her PhD studies in the Lochmüller lab investigating GNE myopathy where she hopes to incorporate both clinical and basic science approaches in her project.
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