Postdoctoral Association Committee Contacts

John Leonard

PDA President
myCHOICE Liaison
Past PDA Vice-President 2015-2016

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

John Leonard, PDA Vice President

Kristy Hentchel

PDA Vice-President
Co-chair Teaching & Outreach Committee (Outreach)

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Cara Froyd

PDA Secretary
Co-chair of Teaching & Outreach Committee (Teaching)
Chair Science Policy Committee

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Sean McConnell

Chair of Survey Committee
Teaching & Outreach Committee
PDA Exec. Officer 2014-15

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Pediatrics


Aurelie Desgardin

Chair Welcome Committee
Co-chair Seminar Committee

Research Professional

Department of Pediatrics

Aurelie Desgardin

Allison Zajac

Chair University Affairs Committee
Symposium Committee

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Molecular Genetics and Cell Biology


Aritro Nath

Chair 2016 Symposium Committee

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Medicine - Hematology / Oncology


Bharat Reddy

Chair of Social Committee

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology


Joe Pierre

Social Media and Survey Committees

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Medicine - Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Kristina Martinez

PDA President 2015-2016
Past co-chair of Teaching & Outreach Committee (Outreach) 2014-2016

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Medicine - Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Kristina Martinez

Katie Harris

Symposium Committee

Postdoctoral Fellow

Department of Medicine - Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition


Giorgio Grasselli

Seminar, Survey, and Welcome Committees

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Neurobiology


Heather Titley

Survey and Welcome Committees

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Neurobiology


Carole Deyts

Social Committee

Postdoctoral Scholar

Department of Neurobiology