Certifications and Implications

Dr. Brooks is Canadian board certified Oral Pathologist and Oral Medicine Specialist. She is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and maintains a specialty license with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario.

Memberships and Associations

Dr. Brooks is a member of the Canadian Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Oral Medicine (CAOMPOM) and the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP). She is a lecturer for the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto and holds the position of Consultant Staff within Princess Margaret Hospital’s Department of Dental Oncology in Toronto, Ontario.

Specialties and Passions

Dr. Brooks is very involved in research activities and is currently pursuing her PhD in basic sciences at the University of Toronto. Her interest lies in the formation of giant cells and their role in lesions of the oral and maxillofacial processes. She has presented her research in osteoblast signaling pathways from her studies at the University of Western Ontario as well as her MSc work looking at osteoclastogenesis and won National and International Awards.