To give background that may help in your search for a supervisor or for inspiration regarding topic areas, please find below a list of previous supervisors, their home departments, and a brief description of topics covered by students taking a Project Course.

Supervisor Name Supervisor Department/Institution Topic Area (or department if not listed)
Anastasios Papanastasiou Economics Health Economics
Alexander  Leung Emergency Dept. Emergency Medicine
Alison Holloway Biochemistry Biochemistry
Aliya  Khan Medicine Geriatrics/Endocrinology Metabolic Bone Disease
Aly-Khan Lalani Medical Oncology Oncology
Anil Kapoor Surgery Renal Carcinoma
Anthony Rullo Pathology and Molecular Medicine; McMaster Immunology Research Centre; Chemistry and Chemical Biology Biochemistry, Immunology, Chemical Biology
Ashkan Shoamanesh Medicine Cerebrovascular Disease
Brian Timmons Pediatrics Pediatrics
Bruce Wainman Pathology and Molecular Medicine Research in Health Education
Caitlin Mullarkey Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences (Bacheor of Health Sciences) Virology
Catherine Demers Medicine Heart failure and self care
Chelsea Mackinnon Bacheor of Health Sciences Music & Health Sciences, Program Review, Continuing Support Models
Christine Wekerle Pediatrics Gender and Health
Darren Bridgewater Pathology and Molecular Medicine Renal Pathology
Darryl Leong Medicine Multi-Morbidity and Prostate Cancer Therapy
David Faraoni Anesthesiology Blood Coagulation
David Meyre Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact Epidemiology
Deborah Sloboda Biochemistry & Biomedical Sciences Maternal and fetal physiology
Denice Feig Medicine Endocrinology
Dennis  Hong General Surgery Evidence based medicine
Derek Little Medicine Gastroenterology
Diana Golubeva Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences Stem Cell Biology
Dominik Mertz Medicine Infectious Diseases Epidemiology
Anand Swaminath Radiation Oncology Post-radiation treatment outcomes in oncology
Elmar Gardizi Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences Psychotic Spectrum Disorders
Geoff Werstuck Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences Atherosclerosis and Diabetes
Lauren (Warren) Foster Obstetrics and Gynaecology Reproductive Biology
Micheal Fielden Surgery; Opthalmology The project takes place at the intersection between endocrinology and opthalmology
Neeraj Narula Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Sarah McDonald Obstetrics & Gynecology; Radiology; Health Research Methods, Evidence & Impact Obstetrics & Gynecology
Vincenzo  Basile Medicine; Neurology Hyper-acute Stroke Neurology
Elizabeth  Alvarez Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact Public Health
Elizabeth McCready Pathology and Molecular Medicine Molecular Oncology
Emily Schaeffer Orthopaedics DDH and genetics
Eric Seidlitz Bacheor of Health Sciences Pain perception; music therapy; health information translation; salutogenic design
Francis Couturaud Pulmonology and Internal Medicine Venous Thromboembolism
Gail Gauvreau Medicine Asthma
Gelareh Zadeh Surgery Neuroscience
Geoff Werstuck Medicine Diabetes/CVD
Ghazaleh  Kazemi Oncology Oncology
Greg Curnew Medicine Clinical
Guillaume Pare Pathology and Molecular Medicine Stroke Genetics – Population Health
Gurmit  Singh Pathology and Molecular Medicine In vitro Study
Hartley Jafine Arts and Science; Bachelor of Health Sciences Program evaluation of a visual arts program for at-risk youth
Herbert Brill Pediatrics Gastroenterology
Herman  Johal Orthopaedics Orthopaedics
Hongjin Sun Psychology, Neuroscience, and Behaviour Psychology, Neuroscience, and Behaviour
Ivana Furimsky Forensic Psychiatry Forensic Psychiatry
James  Paul Anesthesia Evaluating Effectiveness of Post-Operative Analgesia (Anesthesia)
James Mahony Pathology and Molecular Medicine Pathology and Molecular Medicine
Jan Huizinga Medicine Gastroenterology
Jeffrey Dickhout Medicine, Nephrology Nephrology
John Connolly ARiEAL Research Centre Neuroscience
John Paul Oliveria Medicine, Division of Respirology Immunology
John Shams Pharmacy Compound Pharmacy
Jonathan Adachi Medicine Glucocorticoid Induced Osteoporosis
Jonathan Schertzer Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences Metabolic Diseases
Julian Christians Biological Sciences Reproductive biology
Karen Bailey Surgery Trauma, Pediatric General Surgery
Karen Beattie Medicine Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Katholiki Georgiades Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences The effect of diversity in elementary schools on prejudice and related attitudes
Kien Trinh Family Medicine Sports Medicine, Doping, Systematic Review
Kourosh Sabri Surgery Paediatric Eye Research
Larkin Lamarche Family Medicine Body image
Lauren (Warren) Foster Obstetrics and Gynecology Reproductive Biology
Manel Jordana Pathology and Molecular Medicine Food Allergy
Mark Crowther Medicine Hematology
Mark Duffett Pediatrics Pediatrics
Mark Tarnopolsky Pediatrics Physiology / Aging
Matthew Sibbald Health Sciences Educational Research
Michael Zappitelli Nephrology Nephrology
Michel P. Rathbone Medicine Concussion; Literature Review
Michele George Classics The Roman mother, infant health, the Roman diet, nutritional deficiencies in the Empire
Mihir Bhatt Pediatrics Hematology and Thrombosis
Miroslav Lovric Mathematics and Statistics Research into Conceptualization of Health Numeracy and Creation of an Online Learning Tool
Mohit Bhandari Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery
Nikhil  Pai Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology & Nutrition Microbiome in celiac disease
Noel Chan Medicine Thrombosis and vascular medicine
Olufemi Ayeni Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedics
Pablo Serrano Surgery Colorectal Cancer and Liver Metastases
Pasqualina Santaguida Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact Clinical Epidemiology – Systematic Reviews
Paul Keith Medicine Clinical Immunology & Allergy
Philip Boll Clinical Nephrology Clinical Nephrology
Premysl Bercik Medicine Gastroenterology
Rachael Finnerty Music Literature review, data collection, reflections
Radhey Gupta Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences Biochemistry, Comparative Genomics
Ramesh Zacharias Anesthesia Cannabis, Chronic Non-Cancer Pain
Reuven Dukas Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour Psychology – Animal Behaviour
Richard Whitlock Cardiac Surgery Epidemiology
Ronald Vender Medicine, Division of Dermatology Dermatology
Russell deSouza Health Research Methods, Evidence & Impact Epidemiology
Ryan Van Lieshout Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences
Sandeep Raha Pediatrics Perception of muscle soreness
Sheila Sprague Centre for Evidence-Based Orthopaedics Prevalence of inter-partner violence (IPV) and traumatic brain injuries
Shenglan Tang Pop. Health Science, Duke Medical School; Duke Global Health Institute; Duke-Kunshan University, China Primary and Secondary Prevention Interventions for Lung Cancer and Breast Cancer
Shuoyan Ning Medicine Hematology – Evidenced Based Practice
Stephen  Russell Classics Classics
Subodh Verma Cardiac Surgery Cardiovascular research
Suzanna Becker Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour Psychology, Neuroscience and Behaviour
Tessa Elliott Surgery Pediatric General Surgery, Trauma
Tracy  Lovett Indigenous Services Canada Indigenous Health
Vivian Lee Psychiatry and Behavioural Neuroscience Child Mental Health and Inclusion
Zeinab Hosseini-Doust Chemical Engineering Medical Microbiology