Nicole Li-Jessen, PhD

Mentor

Nicole is Associate Professor in the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders at McGill University. She is Canada Research Chair (tier 2) in personalized medicine of voice disorders. She received the Rosemary Wedderburn Brown Prize in 2017 and the Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching in 2018. 

Since 2018, Nicole has been the Chair of Widening Participation Committee (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences) with the mission of enhancing the diversity of student body within health professional programs at McGill. Her role is to oversee all WPC outreach projects including AIH. She is dedicated to promote diversity, cultural competence and social accountability in health professions education.