Current position, Research Assistant
Joseph Fonseca is from Seaforth, Ontario and is set to begin his university career as an Honours Bachelor of Science candidate and Chancellor’s Scholar at Queen’s University this fall. Joe hopes to major in Life Sciences, and Specialize in the field of Neuroscience before pursuing a career in medicine. This summer, Joe is working under the supervision of Dr. Feng Chang at the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy, in partnership with Gateway. Joe’s work has focused on the creation of a Parkinson’s medications booklet for clinicians, as well as an independent research study on rural Ontario community
pharmacists’ provision of methadone maintenance treatment services. Joe is passionate about research and health, and hopes to improve patient care through his work this summer.