Congratulations to Dr. Georgia Perona-Wright on being one of the only 8 early career biomedical researchers in BC who received a Michael Smith Foundation of Health Research (MSFHR) Scholar Award in 2014. Project title: "The spatiotemporal regulation of cytokine signalling in infection, immunity and repair" http://www.msfhr.org/funding/2014-msfhr-scholar-awards Congrats!
Dr. Brett Finlay and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology wish to congratulate Marta for successfully defending her thesis entitled "Defining the Complex Interactions Between the Intestinal Microbiota, Mucus Secretion and Infection"
Dr. David Speert and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology wish to congratulate Allison on her success defending her thesis entitled "Pathogen-Induced Inflammation in Immunocompromised Conditions"
Dr. Brett Finlay and the Department of Microbiology and Immunology are happy to announce the successful oral exam of Shannon Russel on Antibiotic Perturbation of the Intestinal Microbiota in Murine Models of Allergic Airways Disease.
Opinion: Vaccines work; remember that fact Measles outbreak and resurgence of polio show importance of immunization May 6, 2014 http://www.vancouversun.com/opinion/op-ed/Opinion+Vaccines+work+remember+that+fact/9812326/story.html