Jane Shearer

Professor

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Associate Member

Snyder Institute for Chronic Diseases

PhD


Contact information

Phone

Office: 403.220.3431

Web presence

Website

Location

Office : HMRB228

Research and teaching

Research Activities

The central focus of the research is metabolic physiology. Her laboratory mission statement is to “Employ knowledge of metabolism to predict, prevent and treat chronic disease states”. Current research interests lie in understanding communication between the gut-brain axis, energy disturbances in pathological disease states and in dietary therapies for neurological disorders including autism spectrum disorder and epilepsy.


Publications

PubMed


Awards

  • LIM Mentorship Award 2019