Rebecca Canter


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

Prior experience
Prior to joining SV, 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.


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

Outside of SV
Rebecca enjoys cycling, gardening, and travelling.

Dementia Discovery Fund