Shannon Dunn, PhD
Expert Advisory Committee Member
Dr. Shannon Dunn, a scientist at the University Health Network and Women’s College Hospital, and an Associate Professor in the Department of Immunology at the University of Toronto, currently leads a research program focused on various risk factors for the development of T cell-mediated autoimmune diseases, such as multiple sclerosis.
Dr. Dunn holds operating grants from the Canadian Institute of Health Research and MS Society of Canada to conduct her research and has been awarded a Don Paty Salary award from the MS Society of Canada. She was awarded her doctoral degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2002, after which she conducted post-doctoral training in the field of neuroimmunology at Stanford University.