Dr. Cellucci is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Rheumatology. She completed her medical degree and subsequent fellowships in Rheumatology at the University of Toronto and The Hospital for Sick Children, and pursued her postgraduate training in pediatrics at Western University. While completing her research fellowship at Sick Kids, she worked as a locum physician in pediatric rheumatology at Alberta’s Children’s Hospital in Calgary.
As an investigator, Dr. Cellucci’s interests are in the field of childhood inflammatory brain diseases. Her most recent study focuses on developing a knowledge translation intervention to build physician knowledge about childhood CVS vasculitis, and promote practice change.
In addition to her research, she is currently completing a Masters of Science in Community Health in the Health Practitioner Teacher Education Program at the University of Toronto, with a focus on knowledge translation for rare diseases. Recently, she led a key project in the field of educational resource development. In 2011, she was the Supervising Editor of, A Resident’s Guide to Pediatric Rheumatology, which has been adopted by educators of medical students, pediatric residents and adult rheumatology fellows across Canada.