Faith H. Brennan, Ph.D.
Faith completed her Ph.D. in Physiology at the University of Queensland in Australia in 2015. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the Popovich Lab at The Ohio State University, with funding from the Craig H. Neilsen and Wings for Life Foundations. Dr. Brennan established the Neurotrauma lab at Queen's University, Canada, in October 2022. Outside the lab, Faith enjoys reading, running, and traveling.
The Brennan lab is currently recruiting post docs and staff scientists. Please contact us to apply!
Emily Swarts, BSc. (Hons)
Emily completed her BSc. in Life Sciences at Queen's University, and received a USSRF fellowship for summer research. Emily Master's thesis focuses on understanding neuroinflammatory mediators of spinal cord injury pathology. Outside the lab, Emily enjoys skiing, playing piano, and collecting rare books.
Julie Zielonka, BSc.
Julie completed her BSc. in Life Sciences at Queen's University, and received a SWEP neuropathology scholarship to perform neurotrauma research over the summer. Julie will be starting a 4th year thesis project (MICR499) in the fall of 2023. Outside the lab, Julie enjoys following Formula 1 racing.
Colleen Tordoff, BSc.
Colleen completed her BSc. in Biochemistry at Queen's University, and received an ASURF summer research scholarship. Colleen will be starting a 4th year thesis project (BCHM421/422) in the fall of 2023. Outside the lab, Colleen is co-president of the Biochemistry Student Council and co-captain of the Varsity figure skating team.