Dr. Cecilia Newton is a Family Physician with the Lunenburg Family Health Collaborative Clinic in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. She received her MD and completed a residency in Family Medicine from the Dalhousie University Faculty of Medicine. She is certified as a Family Physician by the College of Family Physicians of Canada.
Dr. Newton is a Co-Applicant on the grant. She will encourage the physicians at the Lunenburg clinic (an area which has a high incidence of Lyme disease) to participate in collection of data and specimen collection or any other activities to ensure the success of establishing a local patient cohort and biobank.