Dr. Nadine Wiper-Bergeron

Dr. Nadine Wiper-Bergeron
Dr. Nadine Wiper-Bergeron
Professor | Vice-Dean, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

BSc Immunology, McGill University
PhD Biochemistry, University of Ottawa

Roger Guindon Hall, room 2539
613-562-5800 ext. 8176 (Office)
613-562-5434 (Fax)


The Wiper-Bergeron Laboratory is currently recruiting MSc students in the Research Project stream for Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 sessions. Interested applicants should contact Dr. Nadine Wiper-Bergeron ([email protected]).

Overview of interests

The Wiper-Bergeron laboratory focuses on the transcriptional mechanisms that govern adult stem cell differentiation, specifically into muscle, bone and fat. Dr. WiperBergeron is also interested in the development and assessment of new learning tools for medical education.

Accomplishments / Awards / Impact

Dr. Wiper-Bergeron received the 2014 uOttawa Excellence in Education Prize and the 2013 Young Distinguished Professor Award.

Grant support

Dr. Wiper-Bergeron has received grants from the Canadian Institute for Health Research, the Natural Sciences Engineering and Research Council of Canada, the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, the Muscular Dystrophy Association and the Cancer Research Society.

Research interests

  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Muscular Biology
  • Neuromuscular research