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Sponsored by bioMerieux Canada Inc. This project is designed to recognize and encourage scientific contributions to the study and advancement of syndromic testing of infectious diseases in Canada. The recipient of this award will receive a $5,000 prize and will be invited to give an oral presentation of their work at the annual AMMI-CACMID meeting. […]

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The 12th International Symposium on Pneumococci & Pneumococcal Diseases (ISPPD) will take place June 21-25, 2020 in Toronto, Canada. This is a unique multidisciplinary forum for colleagues from around the world to meet and discuss a variety of topics, generating stimulating debates and fruitful collaborations. Join leading experts and other allied healthcare professionals for this […]

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Posted on behalf of the National Molecular Microbiology Diagnostics Working Group and the National Microbiology Laboratory: Preparations for the 2019 Challenge Test for 16S rRNA sequencing and MALDI-TOF are underway at the NML, for shipment in October 2019.  Laboratories which would like to join in this test but have NEVER PREVIOUSLY participated in this exercise are […]

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NovoBind Livestock Therapeutics in Vancouver is seeking a PhD scientist with a background in Microbiology. We are in pursuit of curbing antibiotic resistance and improving animal health. Our research is dedicated to developing and commercializing novel biotherapeutics to combat food contaminating pathogens. We are seeking a passionate and off the wall scientist to join our growing […]

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CLINICAL (PhD) MICROBIOLOGIST LifeLabs is seeking a Clinical Microbiologist with expertise in Molecular Diagnostics. The successful candidate will work with four Medical Microbiologists and other members of the Microbiology team to bring on and/or develop new molecular opportunities and provide laboratory guidance in Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology. The candidate will join an inter-disciplinary Medical-Scientific team, […]

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Dr. Sandra Ramirez-Arcos is recruiting two post-doctoral fellows and one MSc student to work on a project entitled “Modulation of biofilm formation, virulence, and antimicrobial resistance by Staphylococcus aureus during platelet storage”. If interested, please contact Dr. Ramirez at 613-739-2169 or sandra.ramirez@blood.ca. For more information about the Ramirez’ laboratory, please visit: https://med.uottawa.ca/bmi/people/ramirez-arcos-sandra https://blood.ca/en/research/our-research-activities/our-team/ramirez-arcos-sandra Application deadline: […]

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Alberta Public Laboratories (APL) Public Health Laboratory, North Sector is seeking a qualified full time Medical Microbiologist to join the Public Health Laboratory as a Program Leader with a focus in Virology. This position is based out of the University of Alberta Hospital site in Edmonton, Alberta. The successful applicant may also be considered for […]

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The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical Microbiology and the Department of Medicine at Humber River Hospital is seeking a Medical Microbiologist for a position that is 50% Diagnostic (Laboratory) Microbiology/50% Clinical to include Infectious Disease. The Humber River Hospital Laboratory is ISO 15189 accredited, with a total testing volume of 5.5 […]

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