Jeehye Park, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Hospital for Sick Children
Peter Gilgan Centre for Research & Learning,            Rm 14.9702
686 Bay St.
Toronto, ON M5G 0A4

Phone #: 416-813-7670


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Molecular mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative diseases


Postdoctoral fellow: Baylor College of Medicine & Howard Hughes Medical Institute  
Ph.D.: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology  
B.S.: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Fields of Interest:

  • Genetic Models of Development and Disease
  • Molecular Medicine and Human Genetics


Research Interests:

Our laboratory is interested in understanding the molecular mechanisms underlying neurodegenerative diseases with the aim of identifying targetable pathways for therapeutic interventions. Our studies utilize multidisciplinary approaches including biochemistry, molecular cell biology, and Drosophila and mouse genetics.


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