Pharmacology and Toxicology

Faculty Members

Professor

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David Z. Cherney

MDCM, PhD, FRCP(C)
Associate Professor

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T: (416) 340-4151
F: (416) 340-4999

Research Interests

physiological factors that initiate renal disease in patients with diabetes, such as renal hyperfiltration and inflammation

Patricia Di Ciano

BA (Hons), MA, PhD
Assistant Professor

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Research Interests

PET imaging, pharmacokinetic analyses, psychomotor and behavioural measures
Associate Professor

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T: (416) 978-1125
F: (416) 978-6395

Clinical Interests

Collaboration to develop new drugs and drug development technology

Research Interests

Understanding how cellular and molecular mechanisms regulated by psychoactive drugs intersect with genetic risk factors for mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, depression and bipolar disorder.
Associate Professor

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T: (416) 351-3732

Clinical Interests

Prognostic factors, Prevention, Genetics, Biomarkers, Lifestyle

Research Interests

Cancer epidemiology (breast, ovarian), BRCA1/2 mutation carriers; Hereditary cancer