Grace Fox is a research assistant at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute. Grace has spent the past two summers working as a summer research student under the supervision of Dr. Dean Fergusson and Dr. Manoj Lalu. She has recently completed a B.Sc. (Honours) degree from Queen’s University with a major in Biology and a minor in Mathematics and is planning on pursuing a Master’s degree in Public Health this upcoming September.
As a research assistant, Grace has worked on various research projects focusing on a number of different topics. Ultimately, her research interests include analyzing the translational ability of novel therapies from the bench to the bedside as well as advocating for the implementation of patient engagement strategies along the research continuum.
How-to guide for patient engagement in the early discovery and preclinical phases