Sierra Scodellaro earned her Master of Health Science degree in Medical Genomics from the University of Toronto following her time at Ryerson University, where she received her Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Sciences. Sierra joined SickKids in 2021 as the inaugural Pharmacogenomics Data Analyst working with both the Divisions of Pharmacology & Toxicology and Genome Diagnostics. Her work contributes to optimizing a pharmacogenomics service at SickKids to incorporate precision medicine into daily paediatric clinical care.
Sierra’s primary research goal is to develop a streamlined and validated approach to derive, report and deliver pharmacogenomic data from clinical whole genome sequencing.
Education and Experience
- 2021–Present: Pharmacogenomics Data Analyst, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
- 2019–2021: Master of Health Science in Medical Genomics, Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
- 2015–2019: Honours Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada