Who We Are

The members of the Laboratory for Genetics and Genomic Medicine form the core research group for the Integrative Genomic Medicine activities described herein.


John D. Rioux, Ph. D.
Laboratory for Genetics and Genomic Medicine
Mohammad Karaky, Ph. D.,
Postdoctoral Fellow

Azadeh Alikashani, M. Sc.
Genetics and Genomics
Frédéric Latour, M. Sc.
Claudine Beauchamp, M. Sc.
Cellular Immunology
Geneviève Lavallée, M. Sc.
Molecular and Cellular Biology
Gabrielle Boucher, M. Sc.
Chloé Lévesque, M. Sc.
Vesicle trafficking in IBD
Guy Charron, Ph. D.
Project Manager, Integrative Biology
Virginie Mercier, M. Sc.
Sonia Deschênes, M. Sc.
Virology and Immunology
Sarai Mola
PhD Candidate, Bioinformatics
Sylvain Foisy, Ph. D.
Project Manager, Bioinformatics
Jessy Carol Ntunzwenimana, B. Sc.
M. Sc. Candidate, Biomedical Sciences
Roselle Gélinas, Ph. D.,
Postdoctoral Fellow
Jean Paquette, M. Sc.
iPSC–derived models
Hugues Gosselin,
Integrative Biology
Laurie Pruneau
B. Sc. Student, Biomedical Sciences
Philippe Goyette, Ph. D,
Project Manager, Genetics and Genomics
Marie-Eve Rivard, M. Sc.
Cellular Biology
Isabelle Hébert-Milette, B. Sc.
M. Sc. Candidate, Biomedical Sciences
Julie Thompson Legault, M. Sc.
Clinical Coordinator





















In addition to this great team, our success is due to multiple long-term collaborations and partnerships with world-renowned researchers from across the globe.  Please find below a list of our collaborators' institutions and our funders as a simple expression of our gratitude for their important contributions :