Daniel Harris is a PhD Candidate in the Division of Epidemiology at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health. His doctoral research investigates patterns of psychotropic medication use among older adults with dementia. Mr. Harris is the recipient of the Alzheimer Society of Canada's Doctoral Research Fellowship and the University of Toronto's Connaught International Scholarship. Mr. Harris is also a doctoral trainee in the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) funded Drug Safety and Effectiveness Cross-disciplinary Training (DSECT) Program.
Mr. Harris completed his master's of public health at Brown University, where he investigated antipsychotic and sedative-hypnotic medication use among older adults. Prior to his career in public health, Mr. Harris worked in cognitive neuroscience research related to neurophysiological and psychophysical mechanisms of face perception while an undergraduate student at the University of Massachusetts Boston.