Andrea Edginton

Dr. Andrea Edginton

Associate Professor

Dr. Edginton’s research focuses on improving the confidence of physiologically-based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) model outcomes through understanding model inputs and developing modeling workflows.

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Cindy Yeung

B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD candidate

Cindy completed her BSc in the Life Sciences program specializing in Human Biology: Health and Disease at the University of Toronto, and her MSc in the Health Research Methodology program at McMaster University.

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Moriah Pellowe

BSc, PhD, Post-doctoral fellow

Moriah is a postdoc working on mechanistic modeling of drug disposition. She studied mathematics and music at Redeemer University College during her B.Sc (Honours).

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Dagmar M. Hajducek

Research Associate

Dagmar obtained her PhD degree in Statistics from the Statistics and Actuarial Science Department at UW after developing methodology for the analysis of longitudinal survey data. She has provided statistical consultation on a variety of PK/PD projects and delivered courses on advanced statistics for the application of pharmacokinetic NLME models. Dagmar's current role is population PK modeling in the WAPPS-Hemo project.

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Abdullah Hamadeh

Research Associate

Abdullah is a mathematical modeler interested in the application of dynamical modeling and machine learning techniques to systems pharmacology and pharmacoeconomics. He completed his PhD in control systems engineering at the University of Cambridge. His doctoral work developed mathematical methods for the analysis of emergent behavior in multicellular systems biology models. As a postdoc, he has worked on the re-engineering of feedback regula­tion in genetic circuits for synthetic biology applications.

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Esther Yejin Yun

B.Sc.(Hons) M.Sc., PhD candidate

 Esther graduated with a B.Sc (Honours) in Biochemistry and Statistics from Dalhousie University and completed a MSc in Pharmacy at the University of Waterloo. Following industry positions at Cyclica Inc.

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Alanna McEneny-King

BSc, MSc, PhD Candidate

Alanna is currently working towards an PhD in Pharmacy. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Mathematics at Wilfrid Laurier University and her Masters of Science at the University of Waterloo.

Her research focuses the development of population pharmacokinetic models for the individualized dosing of Factor VIII and Factor IX in patients with haemophilia. This is work being done in conjunction with McMaster in the program - Web-based Application for a Population Pharmacokinetic Service-Hemo  (


Paul Malik

PharmD, PhD candidate

Paul recently graduated as part of the University of Waterloo's pharmacy class of 2016.  In his 4th year of pharmacy he completed a research project in pharmacokinetics under Dr. Edginton.

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Dr. Pierre Chelle

Research Associate

Dr. Pierre Chelle  completed his PhD at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Etienne, Saint-Etienne, France. The subject of his thesis was: Thrombin Generation modeling in the framework of hemophilia treatment.

Dr. Chelle has a background in Health Engineering. At Waterloo, he is involved in the Web-Accessible Pharmacokinetics Service - Hemophilia (WAPPS-Hemo; project that is headed out of McMaster University.

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Jacky Yu

PharmD, MSc candidate

Jacky is a MSc student and a graduate of the UW School of Pharmacy PharmD program (2017). Jacky works on the Web-Accessible Population Pharmacokinetic Service – Hemophilia (WAPPS-Hemo) program to develop and apply pharmacokinetic models for hemophilia A and B clinical management. 

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