Academic Rank:
Clinical Associate Professor, UBC
Clinical Biochemist at BC Children’s Hospital
Short Bio:

I am interested in how the clinical laboratory impacts pediatric and perinatal healthcare and outcomes. My research interests span areas of laboratory medicine that impact test use, interpretation and quality, including laboratory quality improvement; optimizing laboratory test utilization; improving test interpretation; and developing, improving and characterizing laboratory testing methods.

Academic background

  • PhD Neuroscience, University of British Columbia, 2010
  • BSc with Hons, Biochemistry, Queen’s University, Kingston, 2004



  • Fellow, Canadian Academy of Clinical Biochemistry. 2014 – Present
  • Diplomate, American Board of Clinical Chemistry. 2013 – Present

Research Interest

  • Clinical biochemistry
  • Laboratory testing
  • Diagnostic methods
  • Quality improvement
  • Laboratory utilization