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1974 …2021

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Personal profile

Public Profile

I am a UBC Killam Professor of Microbiology & Immunology, a Senior Research Fellow at SAHMRI South Australia, and a Canada Research Chair in Health and Genomics. My research interests include small cationic peptides as novel antimicrobials and modulators of innate immunity, the development of novel treatments for antibiotic resistant infections, the systems biology of innate immunity, inflammatory diseases and Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and antibiotic uptake and resistance. I have won several awards including the ICAAC Aventis Antimicrobial Research Award, the leading award for research on antimicrobials, and Canada’s three top prizes for Health Research, and I am an Officer of the Order of Canada. I am a co-founder of Migenix, Inimex Pharmaceuticals, ABT Innovations, Sepset Biotherapeutics, and the Centre for Drug Research and Development.

Research Interests

Education/Academic qualification

Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Adelaide

… → 1971

Award Date: 12 Jul 1971

PhD, University of Adelaide

… → 1975

External positions

Professor, University of British Columbia

Jul 1978 → …


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