Our Team

We welcome applications to our team. If you are a prospective graduate student wishing to learn more about our group, please contact us at munoresearch@gmail.com. If you are a research personnel or prospective student volunteer, please contact us with your transcript, a one-page motivation letter, and resume.

The Kidney Health Education and Research Group involves multiple disciplines and supports our members’ career growth. Learn about what our past team members have gone on to do.
Dr. Istvan Mucsi, MD, PhD

Dr. Istvan Mucsi, MD, PhD

Principal Investigator

About
Dr. Mucsi’s Citations

Dr. Marta Novak, MD, PhD

Dr. Marta Novak, MD, PhD

Principal Investigator

About
Dr. Novak’s Citations

Noor El-Dassouki

Noor El-Dassouki

Research Associate

Sumaya Dano

Sumaya Dano

Graduate Student

Dmitri Belenko

Dmitri Belenko

ETO Coordinator

Sara Macanovic

Sara Macanovic

Team Manager

Simran Chahal

Simran Chahal

South Asian Project Lead

Beth Edwards

Beth Edwards

Qualitative Analyst

Lydia-Joi Marshall

Lydia-Joi Marshall

Community Engagement Specialist

Bill Li

Bill Li

Senior Python Developer

Vishva Shah

Vishva Shah

Research Student

Adrian Ronald Dychiao

Adrian Ronald Dychiao

Toronto General Team Lead

Gaauree Chawla

Gaauree Chawla

Toronto General Team Lead

Jasleen Gill

Jasleen Gill

Brampton Site Lead

Aghna Wasim

Aghna Wasim

Focus Group Lead

Mohammed Saqib

Mohammed Saqib

Lead Data Engineer

Denis Motruk

Denis Motruk

Lead Website Developer

Junayd Hussain

Junayd Hussain

Lead Database Administrator

Candice Richardson

Candice Richardson

Research Assistant

Oladapo Ekundayo

Oladapo Ekundayo

Research Assistant

Ali Vedadi

Ali Vedadi

Research Assistant

Afsaneh Raissi

Afsaneh Raissi

Research Assistant

Yuelee (Ben) Khoo

Yuelee (Ben) Khoo

Research Assistant

Aarushi Bansal

Aarushi Bansal

Research Assistant

Punithan Thiagalingam

Punithan Thiagalingam

Research Assistant

Navneet Singh

Navneet Singh

Research Assistant

Nawang Yanga

Nawang Yanga

Research Student

Roula Khairalla

Roula Khairalla

Research Student

Noor Al Kaabi

Noor Al Kaabi

Research Student

Ali Rezaeishahreza

Ali Rezaeishahreza

Junior Statistician

Aysha Afzal

Aysha Afzal

Research Student

Melika Dastgheib

Melika Dastgheib

Research Student

Emma Rogers

Emma Rogers

Research Student

Renad Aser

Renad Aser

Research Student

Ghazaleh Ahmadzadeh

Ghazaleh Ahmadzadeh

Research Student

Hiba Habbal

Hiba Habbal

Research Student

Nasab El-Dassouki

Nasab El-Dassouki

Research Student

Shahd Fulath Khan

Shahd Fulath Khan

Research Student

Karma Gyatso

Karma Gyatso

Research Student

Rabail Siddique

Rabail Siddique

Research Student

Tasnuva Mahiuddin

Tasnuva Mahiuddin

Research Student, Scarborough Site

Shafin Siddique

Shafin Siddique

Python Developer

Dhruvin Vekariya

Dhruvin Vekariya

Data Engineer

Faisal Jamil

Faisal Jamil

Python Developer

Yujie Miao

Yujie Miao

Full Stack Developer

Kuba Wernerowski

Kuba Wernerowski

Database Administrator

Mahdiba Chowdry

Mahdiba Chowdry

Research Co-op Student

Dean Christidis

Dean Christidis

Research Co-op Student

Julia Xu

Julia Xu

Junior Statistician

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