Nidhi Sharma

PhD student, Dr. John Gilleard, Dept. of Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary

Host-Parasite Interactions

Masters - Lifesciences


Masters - Parasitology

McGill University

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Nidhi joined the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, at the University of Calgary as a PhD in January 2015.  Nidhi obtained her Masters in Lifesciences from India and Masters from McGill in Parasitology. During her MSc in Parasitology she worked with Schistosoma mansoni, a parasite causing tropical disease Schistosomiasis.

Working under the supervision of Dr. John Gilleard, Nidhi’s project is “Role of UDP-glucuronosyltransferase (UGT) in nematode benzimidazole metabolism.”