Message from Department Head
Thank you for visiting our Web Page. The department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases is located on the 5th floor of the Basic Medical Sciences Building (BMSB) on the Bannatyne Campus of the University of Manitoba which is located in downtown Winnipeg. The department was initially established in 1884 and is dedicated to research and training in the area of infectious diseases of humans. The Department combines strong basic science research and graduate student training with excellence in clinical microbiology and infectious disease care and post-graduate clinical training. The core disciplines used by the department scientists and trainees in research programs include molecular pathogenesis of microbial disease, immunobiology of infection, molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial action, microbial resistance and epidemiology. Opportunities for training and research collaborations are welcomed by departmental scientists.


Vision Statement

 Dr. Keith Fowke