Ali Ahmad , Ph.D.
    Ali Ahmad
    Research Axis
    Infectious Diseases and Acute Care Axis
    Research Theme
    Infection, immunity and inflammation
    CHUSJ - Centre de Recherche

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    Research Interests

    • Natural and mucosal immune responses in HIV and human herpesviruses infections with emphasis on natural killer cells, dendritic cells, cytokines and platelets.
    • Development of animal models for the study of herpesvirus-induced human malignancies, especially in children.

    Career Summary

    I obtained my DVM and MSC (Hons.) from University of Agriculture, Faisalabad (Pakistan) and PhD from Cornell University (Ithaca, NY, USA). I am a CIHR research scholar and hold CIHR funded research grants for studying immunobiology of HIV and human herpes virus infections.

    Awards and Distinctions

    • Award from the Canadian Foundation for Innovation, 1998
    • Canadian Institutes of Health Research Salary Award, 1998
    • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Scholarship, 1985-1989
    • Saigol Foundation Scholarship, 1972-75

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