Treatments for Inflammation Scientists
Treatments for Inflammation team – lead scientists
Dr. Daniel Muruve Ph. D
Chief Science Officer (CSO)
Daniel Muruve is a Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Calgary. He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Manitoba in 1989 and has undertaken extensive post-graduate medical and scientific training over 10 years at the University of Calgary, Harvard University and the University of Lausanne. Dr. Muruve is a certified kidney specialist and a basic scientist with expertise in the biology of kidney disease and the molecular basis of inflammation and the immune system. He is an AHFMR Clinical Senior Scholar and holds a Canada Research Chair in Inflammation and Kidney Disease.
Dr. Justin Macdonald Ph. D
Justin Macdonald is a Professor in the Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at the University of Calgary. He obtained his Ph.D. at Carleton University and his post-doctoral training at the University of Virginia and Duke University. His expertise is in smooth muscle contractile physiology, biochemistry and proteomics. He currently holds a Canada Research Chair in Smooth Muscle Pathophysiology.
Dr. Paul Beck Ph. D
Paul Beck is a Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Calgary. He first obtained his Ph.D. at Queens University and followed this up by a medical degree at the University of Calgary. Dr. Beck has more than 10 years of post-graduate education at the University of Calgary and Harvard University. He is a certified clinical specialist in Gastroenterology and a basic scientist with expertise in the cellular and molecular biology of inflammation and how it pertains to inflammatory bowel disease and the gastrointestinal tract.