Leanna Kalinowski (she/her) LinkedIn

Vice-President External Relations

Contact: vpexternal@sp-exchange.ca

Leanna is the Civic Science Fellow in Neuroscience and AI at Neuromatch, where she studies how early-career computational scientists across the globe can incorporate civic engagement into their research processes. She holds graduate degrees in neuroscience and public health, both from the University at Buffalo, where she primarily studied tobacco messaging and its impact on tobacco use behaviors among older adults. Outside of her research, Leanna is passionate about improving the use of research evidence in health policy and practice, along with facilitating graduate student participation in science policy, advocacy, and communications.