Scott J. Tebbutt
University of British Columbia & PROOF Centre of Excellence, Canada
Scott J Tebbutt is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia and Principal Investigator at the Centre for Heart Lung Innovation, St. Paul’s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada. His research program is focused on molecular signatures of complex respiratory disease, including the early and late reactions in atopic asthma and allergic rhinitis. He is also the Chief Scientific Officer of the Prevention of Organ Failure (PROOF) Centre of Excellence. His responsibilities include evaluating new, high-performance technologies to improve biomarker discovery, as well as computational biology approaches to better deal with cell type heterogeneity and integration of OMIC datasets. He holds BA in Biochemistry from the University of Oxford and PhD in Molecular Genetics from the University of East Anglia, Cambridge Laboratory at John Innes Centre.