Lillian Barra, M.D., M.P.H., FRCPC

Associate Professor

M.D., The University of Western Ontario

M.P.H., Harvard University



Office:  Siebens Drake Research Institute, Room 220

Phone:  519-661-2111 ext. 80030


Lab Website:  Faculty Profile, Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Area of Study:

Pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis and associated co-morbidities

Fields of Interest:

-Inflammatory arthritis
-Autoimmune vascular disease

Research Profile

The major research interest of Dr. Barra's laboratory is the role of immune responses to post-translationally modified proteins in Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and its associated complications, in particular vascular disease. The research is translational involving mouse models of RA and atherosclerosis, biomaker studies as well as epidemiologic studies with participation in various cohort studies.

Publication Profile