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Meet Our Team


Jillian Vinall Miller, PhD

Principal Investigator

Dr. Jillian Vinall Miller is a leading researcher in pediatric pain and developmental neuroscience. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine at the University of Calgary and leads the P.A.I.N.S lab at the Alberta Children's Hospital. Dr. Miller has extensive experience and expertise in both acute and chronic pain and the transitions in-between, from infancy through to early adulthood. In addition to conducting innovative pediatric pain research, Dr. Miller prioritizes training and preparing the next generation of clinical developmental scientists.


Charles Mabutas - Undergraduate Honours Student

Spencer Epp - MSc Student

Neta Bar Am - Postdoctoral Scholar

Lucy Stuckey - High School Student

Linda Tran - Undergraduate Honours Student

Sankait Rattu - Undergraduate Honours Student

Adeline Eldred - Undergraduate Honours Student

Tarannum Rahnuma - Undergraduate Researcher

Allison McPeak - Medical Student

Elias Abou-Assaly – Clinical Research Coordinator

Taylor Pigott – Undergraduate Researcher

Salma Farag – Undergraduate Honours Student

Joel Janssen – Anesthesia Medical Resident

Isabella Vandergaag – Undergraduate Honours Student

Vanessa Swanson – Medical Student

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