Movement Disorders CentreWestern University

Personnel

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Dr. Mandar Jog also has project collaborations with Dr. Rajni PatelDr. Scott Adams, Dr. Robert ChenDr. Raj Rajakumar, Dr. Andrew Parrent, and Dr. Stephen Pasternak.

Dr. Mandar Jog

Dr. Mandar Jog

Movement Disorders Neurologist, Professor of Neurology, and Director of the London Movement Disorder Centre, National Parkinson Foundadtion Centre of Excellence

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Daina White

Daina White

Clinic Secretary

Biography: Daina has been working with Dr. Jog for more than 15 years and manages the Movement Disorders Centre's clinical operations.
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Heather Russell

Heather Russell

Clinic Nurse

Biography: Heather is a Registered Nurse in Clinical Neurosciences initially in Neurosurgery/Neurology and mainly in the Epilepsy Unit. Heather currently assists Dr. Jog in his clinics as well as providing care to Parkinsons patients receiving DuoDopa or DBS.
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Aditya Murgai

Aditya Murgai

Clinical Neurology Fellow in Movement Disorders (MD)


Soumya Sherma

Soumya Sherma

Clinical Neurology Fellow in Movement Disorders (MD)


Sima Soltani

Sima Soltani

Post-Doctorial Fellowship, PhD in Comp/Sci, sima.soltani@gmail.com

Biography: Sima Soltani received her PhD in Computer Science in 2016 from Queen’s University, Canada. She received her MSc. in software engineering in 2007 from Amirkabir University of Technology and her BSc in software engineering in 2004 from Isfahan University, Iran. Her research interest include cloud computing, data mining and data analysis, big data, machine learning and automatic computing systems.

Jack Lee

Jack Lee

Clinical Research Scientist, MSc in Phys/Pharm, jlee544@alumni.uwo.ca

Biography: Jack completed his MSc degree from the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology at UWO. Jack manages all industry collaborations and commercialization efforts to bring LondonMDC research from benchside to bedside.
Lisa Milligan

Lisa Milligan

Clinical Research Assistant

Biography: Lisa is one of the clinical trial coordinator for the movement disorders lab.
Michael Stewart

Michael Stewart

Clinical Research Assistant

Biography: Mike is one of the clinical trial coordinator for the movement disorders lab.
Bosi Ding

Bosi Ding

Research Coordinator, BHSc.

Biography: Bosi is one of the clinical trial coordinators working on the Ontario Brain Institute neurodegenerative project and sponsored clinical trials.
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Greydon Gilmore

Greydon Gilmore

PhD Candidate (Phys/Pharm), MSc in Neuroscience, greydon.gilmore@gmail.com

Biography: In 2015, Greydon obtained his MSc in Neuroscience. Currently he is a PhD student in the lab investigating the electrophysiology of deep brain stimulation for Parkinson patients.
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Olivia Samotus

Olivia Samotus

PhD Candidate (Phys/Pharm), MSc in Neuroscience, osamotus@gmail.com

Biography: Olivia obtained her MSc in neuroscience in 2016 and is continuing on into her PhD exploring the use of spinal cord stimulation in Parkinson Disease.
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Adrianna Tsang

Adrianna Tsang

M.Sc Candidate (Phys/Pharm), atsang57@uwo.ca

Biography: Adrianna completed an Honours B. Sc in Anatomy and Cell Biology at McGill in 2014. During her undergraduate degree, she studied the pathophysiology of Parkinson disease at a molecular level at the Montreal Neurological Institute. Her MSc project will focus on behavioural aspects of Parkinson disease and is co-supervised by Dr. Jog and Dr. Rajakumar.
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Olga Khazov

Olga Khazov

M.Sc Candidate (Phys/Pharm), okhazov@uwo.ca

Biography: Olga's MSc project will focus on behavioural aspects of Parkinson disease and is co-supervised by Dr. Jog and Dr. Rajakumar.
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Daphne Hui

Daphne Hui

M.Sc Candidate (Phys/Pharm)

Biography: Daphne is completing her MSc degree and studying the effects of DBS current optimization for improving Parkinson mobility.
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Shabna Mohideen

Shabna Mohideen

M.Sc Candidate (Phys/Pharm)

Biography: Shabna is completing her MSc degree and studying the effects of DBS current optimization for improving Parkinson upper and lower limb function.
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Mai Malkin

Mai Malkin

Medical Student

Biography: Mai is a medical student currently conducting a comprehensive clinical chart study relating to the long-term treatment of tremor.
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Ryan Chevalier

Ryan Chevalier

Medical Student

Biography: Ryan is a medical student currently conducting a comprehensive clinical chart study relating to the long-term outlook of DBS treatments.

Edward Cruise

Edward Cruise

Graduate Research Intern (MSc)


Jai Patel

Jai Patel

Undergrad Research Intern