Affiliate Scientist and Principal Investigator, Health Sciences North Research Institute
Tenured Full Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Laurentian University
Tenured Full Professor, Division of Medical Sciences, Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Chief Scientific Officer, RNA Diagnostics, Inc.
Dr. Parissenti completed a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry at the University of Guelph in 1983. In 1989 he received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry at York University in Toronto, Ontario. He conducted postdoctoral studies from 1989 to 1991 at Harvard Medical School in Boston and from 1992 to 1995 at the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research at the University of Toronto.
Currently, Dr. Parissenti is an Affiliate Scientist and Principal Investigator at the Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI), as well as a full professor at Laurentian University and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.