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Kyle Cheung - Lab manager

Kyle joins the lab from Winnipeg, Manitoba where he studied cell, molecular and developmental biology at the University of Manitoba.

Kyle is involved in all the projects in the lab, making sure the logistics run smoothly.

He  participates in the development of the VR apps.

James Dunbar - Graduate Student- Laboratory Medicine & Pathology - University of Toronto

James studied Biochemistry at the University of Victoria, on Vancouver Island BC. He has worked on projects involving learning and memory in the olfactory system, programmed cell death in cortical neutrons and cellular membrane disruption under high-pressure.

Eduardo Garcia-Giler (MSc)

Research Assistant

Eduardo develops VR apps and oversees the technological development of VR apps for visual assessment and rehabilitation.

He graduated in Reber's lab from the department of Cell Systems Biology at the University of Toronto where he studied biofunctionalized silk fibers to increase regeneration and growth of degenerative neural cells.

Pi Nasir - Computer Scientist

Pi is in charge of coding and implementing the VR apps.

Michael Reber, PhD.

 Senior scientist - DKJ Eye Institute, Krembil Research Institute, University Health Network

Associate Professor - Ophthalmology & Vision Science, Cell & System Biology, Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto

Michael works on the development and function of the visual network in normal and pathological context.


Bill Zhang - MSc.  (09/2021 - 09/2023)

Bill graduated from Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology at University of Toronto

He is a medical school student at Fudan University (China)

09/2019 - 04/2021: Nayomi Camilus, Undergraduate Research Student - University of Toronto - Scarborough
Master student - University of Toronto - Scarborough

06/08-2019: Gianni Giusto

Engineering Student - Engineering at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland

2012-2016: Elise Savier, PhD , Life Science Dpt - University of Strasbourg

Assistant Prof. at Michigan University

2008-2011: Nick Bevins, M.D., Ph.D. Neuroscience Program, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego.

Consultant in Life Technologies, Promidian, San Francisco, CA, USA

 Physician - Pathology, UC San Diego

2009-2010: Michal Kielbinski M.Sc.

Research assistant at University Jagellone, Krakow, PL.

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