Our Team


Lawrence Korngut, MD, MSc, FRCPC
CNDR Lead Investigator
Director, Calgary Neuromuscular Program, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

Victoria Hodgkinson, PhD
CNDR National Project Manager, Registry Curator
University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

Joshua Lounsberry, MBA
CNDR National Director of Operations
University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

Advisory committee:

Craig Campbell, MD, MSc, FRCPC
CNDR Paediatric Lead
Medical Director, Neuromuscular clinic
Director, William Singeris National Centre for Myotonic Dystrophy Research
Head, Paediatric neurology
Western University, London, ON

Timothy Benstead, MD, FRCPC
CNDR Adult Lead
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

Angela Genge, MD, FRCPC
CNDR Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Lead
Director, Clinical Research Unit, Montreal Neurological Institute
Director, ALS Clinic, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
McGill University, Montreal, QC

Anna McCormick, MD, FRCPC
CNDR Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Lead
Medical Director, Paediatric rehabilitation centre, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON

Erin O’Ferrall, MD, MSc, FRCPC
CNDR Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy Lead
Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital
McGill University, Montreal, QC

Maryam Oskoui, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FAAN
CNDR Spinal Muscular Atrophy Lead
Associate Director, Paediatric Neurology, Montreal Children’s Hospital
Associate Chair (Research), McGill Department of Pediatrics
Medical Director, Brain Development Behavior Network, Montreal Children’s Hospital
McGill University, Montreal, QC

Shannon Venance, MD, PhD, FRCPC
CNDR Myotonic Dystrophy Lead
Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University, London, ON