Adel Aziziyeh is responsible for ensuring that clinical studies conducted within MaRS EXCITE are at the highest level of study co-ordination, quality and execution.

Adel joined MaRS in October 2013. Previously, he held roles as a clinical research co-ordinator at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto and at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. Adel has developed extensive experience while overseeing multi-site clinical trials, monitoring studies, and supervising and training research analysts. He is also responsible for financial planning and budgeting, data management, ethics board submissions and grant writing.He holds a B.Sc in Physiology and Pharmacology and an M.Sc in Pharmacology and Toxicology from Western University in London, ON. Adel is a certified clinical research co-ordinator through SoCRA.