Dr. Blair Leavitt MD, CM

(He, Him, His)



Department of Medical Genetics

Faculty of Medicine

Dr. Leavitt received his Bachelor of Science and his MBSC/MDCM degree at McGill University. His area of specialization is in neurogenetics. Recently, Dr. Leavitt has been working on non-viral delivery of CRISPR genome editing in vivo in brain and eye. If he could collaborate with other researchers, he would work with clinical trial researchers and collaborate on pre-clinical models of genetic eye diseases.

Dr. Leavitt's hobby is sports such as hockey and surfing.

Research Keywords
  • gene therapy, CRISPR, non-viral delivery, lipid nanoparticles

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