Robarts Research Institute, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
Jacqueline Dron is a PhD Candidate in the Department of Biochemistry at Western University. Under the supervision of Dr. Rob Hegele at the Robarts Research Institute, Jacqueline is studying rare and common genetic factors contributing towards hypertriglyceridemia, hyperalphalipoproteinemia, and hypoalphalipoproteinemia. To date, she has studied over 1500 patient DNA samples using next-generation sequencing technologies and a variety of bioinformatic tools for subsequent analysis. Jacqueline currently holds a Fredrick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS-D).
Friday, October 25
4:10 PM – 4:20 PM