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Joanne Embree MD, FRCPC

Currently Not Accepting Students.

Current Position

Professor and Department Head, Department of Medical Microbiology; Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health; member, Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

History

Education:

1974 B.Sc. University of New Brunswick,
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

1978 M.Sc. (Microbiology) Dalhousie University,
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1981 M.D. Dalhousie University,
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

1986 FRCPC (Pediatrics) University of Manitoba,
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

1991 FRCPC (Infectious Diseases) University of Manitoba,
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Research Focus

Prevention of infectious diseases
– Vaccine studies
– Hospital epidemiology  (infection prevention and control)
– HIV transmission from mothers to child