Dr. Susa Benseler is a paediatric rheumatologist and a clinician investigator at the Alberta Children’s Hospital. She serves as the Director of the Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute ACHRI. Dr. Benseler is a Professor of Paediatrics at the Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary. She obtained her MD from the University of Freiburg, a PhD in Immunology from the University of Innsbruck and the University of Freiburg, and a Masters in Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Toronto.
Her research focuses on improving outcomes of children living with inflammatory diseases. Dr. Benseler has built an international researcher and care provider partnership for children with central nervous system (CNS) inflammation. She established the first childhood CNS vasculitis and inflammatory brain disease clinic and research program and built BrainWorks, an international childhood CNS vasculitis investigator research and education framework. She is the past Chair of the Canadian Paediatric Rheumatology Investigator (CAPRI) Network.
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