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Hunting for biomarkers
Dr. Joan Wither

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dr. Joan Wither​

Dr. Joan Wither’s quest to unlock the mysteries of autoimmune disease

Finding the clues to diseases such as lupus and kidney disease is one of the most complicated research puzzles for modern medicine. But Dr. Joan Wither and her research team intend to meet that challenge head-on.

It can be a mouthful simply to explain the groundbreaking research that Dr. Wither, a senior scientist at the Krembil Research Institute and a rheumatologist in the Arthritis Program at Toronto Western Hospital, is conducting.