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Daniel West, Ph.D.

Affiliate Scientist - KITE, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, UHN

Assistant Professor (Status), Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto

Email: daniel.west [at] uhn [dot] ca

Research Interests:

  • Skeletal muscle

  • Disuse atrophy

  • Injury

  • Pain

  • Connective tissue

  • Exercise

  • Nutrition

SGS membership

  • Associate Member

Accepting students for the following programs

  • MSc, Faculty of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Toronto

Experience

Postdoctoral fellowship, University of Toronto/Iovate Health Sciences Inc.

Postdoctoral fellowship, Molecular & Cellular Physiology, University of California Davis

PhD, Kinesiology, McMaster University

BSc, Hons Kinesiology, McMaster University

Biography:

Daniel joined TRI and the Musculoskeletal program by way of McMaster (PhD, Kinesiology), University of California Davis (skeletal muscle molecular biology postdoc), and University of Toronto (industry postdoc). His goal is to use interdisciplinary research to improve clinical conditions related to skeletal muscle.

Publications:

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