John-Paul Oliveria is an adjunct professor at McMaster in the Department of Medicine, Division of Respirology. He is currently completing postdoctoral research at Stanford University in the School of Medicine's Department of Pathology. John-Paul’s research interests include immunobiology and pathophysiology of allergic diseases, the function of regulatory B cells in disease, and the role of immune cells in disease. His research focuses on the molecular and cellular pathogeneses of neurodegenerative diseases, specifically within the brains of older adults. Currently, John-Paul is using exclusive imaging technology at Stanford and studying the mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease. He is also remotely supervising undergraduate students in the field of neuroimmunology and neurodegenerative diseases in the aging population.