Members

HPI have members across Universities of Calgary, Lethbridge, Alberta, Manitoba and Victoria.

HPI Executive Committee

  • John Gilleard - HPI Chair; Professor, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine
  • James Wasmuth - HPI Research Portfolio Lead; Assistant Professor, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Ecosystem and Public Health.
  • Amanda Melin - HPI Professional Skills Portfolio Lead; Assistant Professor, Canada Research Chair, Department of Anthropology and Archaeology and Department of Medical Genetics, University of Calgary
  • Constance Finney - HPI Community Outreach Portfolio Lead; Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
  • Jillian Detwiler - HPI External member Portfolio lead; Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Manitoba
     

HPI Trainee Operations Committee

The HPI TOC, consisting of HPI trainees, are instrumental in the planning and implementing of social events, website development, social media, journal club, communications and community engagement.

HPI Faculty Members


Andre Buret

Faculty Member
Host-Parasite Interactions

Kris Chadee

Faculty Member
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Shaun Dergousoff

Faculty Member
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Jillian Detwiler

Faculty Member
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Constance Finney

Executive Committee Member - Community Engagement Portfolio Lead
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Lashitew Gedamu

Faculty Member
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John Gilleard

Executive Committee Member - Chair
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Cam Goater

Faculty Member
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Patrick Hanington

Faculty Member
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Susan Kutz

Faculty Member
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Ian Lewis

Faculty Member
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Derek McKay

Faculty Member
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Amanda Melin

Executive Committee Member - Professional Development Portfolio Lead
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Nathan Peters

Faculty Member
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Dylan Pillai

Faculty Member
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Jocelyn Poissant

Faculty Member
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Lisa Reynolds

Faculty Member
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Mindi Summers

Faculty Member
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James Wasmuth

Executive Committee Member - Research Activities Portfolio Lead
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HPI Trainees


Sangwook (Micky) Ahn

HPI Trainee Operations Committee Member
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Thibault Allain


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Danielle Barry


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Blanca Callejas Pina


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Matheus Carneiro

Post Doctoral Fellow, Dr. Nathan Peters, Dept. of MIID, Cumming School of Medicine
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Daniel Castaneda Mogollon


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Eléonore Charrier

HPI Trainee Operations Committee Member
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James Cheaveau

MSc student; Dr. Dylan Pillai, Dept. of MIID, Cumming School of Medicine
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Rebecca Chen

HPI Trainee Operations Committee Member
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Dimitri Desmonts de Lamache

PhD student, Dr. Ian Lewis, Dept. Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, UCalgary
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Elena Fekete

PhD Student Dr. Andre Buret, Dept. Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
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Xavier Fernandez Aguilar


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Olwyn Friesen


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Abdullah Gharamah


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Hayley Gorman


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Jacob Hambrook

PhD Student, Dr. Patrick Hanington lab, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
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Vani Ikkurti


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Diana Jeong


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Naima Jutha


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Kyle Lesack

HPI Trainee Operations Committee Member
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Chenhua Li


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Grace Mariene


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Fabien Mavrot


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Brooke McPhail


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Camila Meira


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Chukwunonso Nzelu


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Stephanie Peacock


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Stephen Pollo

HPI Trainee Operations Committee Member
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Rajnigandha Pushpker


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Camila Queiroz


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Sruthi Rajeev


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Kaylee Rich


Host-Parasite Interactions

Nidhi Sharma


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Mason Stothart


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Alyssa Turnbull

MSc student, Dr. Patrick Hanington, School of Public Health, University of Alberta
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Abhinaya Venkatesan


Host-Parasite Interactions

Shanshan Wang


Host-Parasite Interactions

Tong Wang


Host-Parasite Interactions

Shasta Webb


Host-Parasite Interactions

  • Christina Amat -  PhD; Dr. Buret/Dr. Chadee
  • Ale Aleuy - PhD; Dr. Susan Kutz
  • Anupama Ariyaratne - PhD; Dr. Finney
  • Toshio Arai - Postdoctoral Fellow; Dr. McKay
  • Russell Avramenko - PhD; Dr. Gilleard
  • Abebe Genetu Bayih - PhD; Dr. Gedamu
  • Jennifer Beatty - PhD; Dr. Buret
  • Sharmin Begum - PhD; Dr. Kris Chadee
  • Amol Bhargava - MSc; Dr. Buret
  • Travis Bingeman - MSc, Dr. Lewis
  • Christina Bowhay - UG; Dr. Constance Finney
  • Joel Bowron - MSc; Dr. Finney
  • Leah Brummelhuis - UG; Dr. Goater
  • Alec Campbell - MSc; Dr. McKay
  • Anja Carlsson - Postdoctoral Fellow; Dr. Kutz
  • Umer Naveed Chaudhry- PhD; Dr. Gilleard
  • Tina Huey-Miin Chen - UG; Dr. Finney
  • Aralia Leon Coria - PhD; Dr. Chadee
  • Steve Cornick - PhD;  Dr. Kris Chadee
  • James Cotton - PhD; Dr. Buret
  • Dave Curran - PhD; Dr. Wasmuth and Dr. Gilleard
  • Juliette Di Francesco - PhD; Dr. Susan Kutz
  • Sonja Dunemann - PhD; Dr. Wasmuth
  • Nawell Fayad - UG; Dr. Yanow
  • Beatrice Fung - UG; Dr. Finney
  • Ken Gavina - PhD; UofA, Dr. Yanow
  • Teklu Gerbaba - Post Doctoral Fellow; Dr. Buret
  • Aude Gilabert - Post Doctoral Fellow; Dr. Wasmuth
  • Michelle Gordy - PhD, UofA; Dr. Hanington
  • Chandrasekar Gopalkrishnan - PhD student, Drs. Gillard and Mains
  • Rabea Graepel - Post Doctoral Fellow; Dr. McKay
  • Nic Graves - MSc; Drs. McKay and Gilleard
  • Abhi Gupta - UG; Dr. Finney
  • Chloe Hamel-Martineau - UG, UofA, Dr. Yanow
  • Luke Green-Harrison - PhD; Drs. Buret and McKay
  • Marie Halliez - PhD; Dr. Buret
  • Viviana Heather - UG student, Dr. Buret
  • Jose-Luis Reyes Hernandez - Post Doctoral Fellow; Dr. McKay
  • Leah Hohman - PhD; Dr. Nathan Peters
  • Alethe Kabore - MSc, UofA; Dr. Hanington
  • Conrad Jaeger - UG; Dr. Buret
  • Tim Jayme - MSc; Drs. McKay and Beck
  • Cyntia Kashivakura - MSc; Dr. Kutz
  • Vanessa Kissoon-Singh - PhD; Dr. Chadee
  • Ivan Kryukov - UG; Dr. Wasmuth
  • Sharmilah Latheef - MSc; Dr. Gilleard
  • Hongyu Li - PDF; Dr. Hanington
  • Keyu Li - MSc Dr. Wasmuth
  • Fernando Lopes - Post Doctoral Fellow; Dr. McKay
  • Colin MacFarland - PhD; Drs. Melin and Buret
  • Anna Manko - Post Doctoral Fellow; Dr. Buret
  • Chelsea Matisz - PhD; Drs. McKay/Sharkey
  • Ninad Mehta - Post Doctoral Fellow; UofA, Dr. Yanow
  • Angie Mena - PhD student; UofA, Dr. Yanow
  • Katie Mitran - PhD student; UofA, Dr. Yanow
  • Amina Mohamud - Undergraduate; Dr. Finney
  • Jean-Paul Motta - Postdoctoral Fellow; Dr. Buret
  • Niven Osman - MSc, Dr. Gedamu
  • Asel Murtatha - MSc; Dr. Gedamu
  • Tia Ostberg - UG; Dr. Buret
  • Ayodele Oyeyemi - UG; Dr. Buret
  • Emmanuel Pila - PhD, UofA; Dr. Hanington
  • Jocelyn Poissant - PDF; Dr. Gilleard
  • Jeanie Quach -  PhD; Dr. Chadee
  • Adam Ranson, MSc, Dr. Peters
  • Andrew Rezansoff - PhD; Dr. Gilleard
  • Sydney Rudko - PhD; Dr. Hanington
  • Preeti Shahi - PDF; Dr. Chadee
  • Adam Shute - PhD; Dr. McKay
  • Affan Siddiq - MSc, Dr. Buret
  • Shruti Srivastava - MSc Drs. Wasmuth and McKay
  • Susan Stasiuk - Research Associate; Dr. Gilleard
  • Joshua Sullivan - MSc; Dr. Kutz
  • Edina Szabo - PDF; Dr. Finney
  • Bradley van Paridon - PhD; Dr. Gilleard
  • Sarah Unrau - MSc; Dr. Goater
  • Guilherme (Gui) Verocai - PhD; Dr. Kutz
  • Susan Wang - MSc; Dr. McKay and Sharkey
  • Madeleine Wiebe - MSc student, UofA; Dr. Yanow
  • Jeff Wintersinger - Summer Student; Dr. Wasmuth
  • Janneke Wit - Postdoctoral Fellow; Dr. Gilleard
  • Lianna Xia - UG; Dr. Finney