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Rebecca Canter


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Rebecca joined SV in July 2018 and works as an Associate for the Dementia Discovery Fund.

Prior to joining the DDF, Rebecca was a Postdoctoral Scientist at Biogen in Cambridge, MA, conducting research on (neuro)inflammation in degenerative diseases like ALS, frontotemporal dementia, and Alzheimer's disease.

Outside of the DDF, Rebecca enjoys cycling, gardening, and travelling.

Academic credentials
BA, Behavioral Biology, Johns Hopkins University; PhD, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology