Bernardo Trigatti, or Dino, a native of Hamilton, did his B.Sc. and Ph.D. studies in the Biochemistry Department at McMaster University. After postdoctoral training at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge USA, he came back to Hamilton in 2000 to take up a faculty position in the Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences at McMaster. In 2010, he relocated his lab to the Thrombosis and Atherosclerosis Research Institute, affiliated with both McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences. Dino is passionate about teaching, mentoring young researchers and scientific discovery.
In his spare time, he enjoys cycling, canoeing and reading.