Research & Innovation Contacts

Office of the Vice Dean, Research & Innovation

(As of May 4, 2021)

C. David Naylor Building, Suite 119, 6 Queen's Park Crescent
Toronto, Ontario M5S 3H2, Canada

Justin Nodwell Vice Dean, Research & Graduate Education (416) 978-6446
Elena Gessas Administrative Coordinator (416) 978-6446
Jeremy Knight Director (416) 978-4660
Joanna King Manager, Business & Research Administration

(416) 629-2533

Natasha Christie-Holmes Research Operations Officer (416) 978-6075
Golnaz Farhat Grants and Awards Editor (416) 978-3488
Anna Tantalo Admin. Assistant - Finance (416) 978-7346
Shawn Healy Strategic Research Data Coordinator (416) 978-1527
Cindy Faber Research Services Officer (416) 978-5834
Ashley McClosky Office Assistant (416) 946-0799

Microscopy Imaging Lab Staff

Lindsey Fiddes, PhD Manager (416) 978-8972
Stephen Girardin, PhD Academic Supervisor (416) 978-7507

Health Innovation Hub (H2i)

Vivian Cheung Executive Program Manager

Division of Comparative Medicine Staff

DCM contacts


Research Contacts at Hospitals and Research Institutes

Baycrest Helen Der, Grants Coordinator
Bloorview Kids Rehab Meghann Proulx – Manager, Grants, Contracts & Awards
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Tara McDonald - Manager, Grants and Awards
Hospital for Sick Children

Sahar Naureen - Manager, Office of Research Agreements and Project IDs

Danielle D’Annunzio, Business Supervisor Grant Applications Development and Awards

Mount Sinai Hospital Joanna Ou - Manager, Grants Administration
St. Michael's Hospital Dalton Charters - Director, Research Operations
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

Claudia Gordijo

University Health Network Maria Kannu - Manager, Grants and Services,
Grants Officer
Women's College Research Institute Alex Willis - Manager, Research Grants