University of Manitoba - Faculty of Medicine

Faculty of Medicine
Room 260 - 2nd Floor Brodie Centre, 727 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB
Canada R3E 3P5

Medical Microbiology

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Microbiology, General
Description The Department of Medical Microbiology offers programs of studies leading to the MSc and PhD degrees with research and academic experience suitable for a career in Basic Microbiology or Infectious Diseases. The department has nationally recognized strengths in several areas, particularly epidemiology. It also enjoys extensive collaborative projects with both the University of Kenya in Nairobi, Kenya, and with the new federal laboratories for disease research. The Nairobi project uses epidemiologic, biologic, and molecular biologic studies to better understand sexually-transmitted diseases in the African population. Similar studies are being instituted in India. Numerous opportunities for collaborative work with members of other departments as well as with various affiliated research organizations (including the Clinical Microbiology Laboratories of the Health Sciences Centre, the Infectious Diseases programs of the Health Sciences Centre, the Cadham Provincial Laboratory, the federal laboratories, and St. Boniface Hospital) exist.
Website: Medical Microbiology at University of Manitoba - Faculty of Medicine
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:


Last Updated: August 09, 2012