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Graduate Students Seminars


Seminars are usually held on Thursdays at 9:30 AM in room 507-509 located at the Duff Medical Building. Please check regularly as changes to the schedule are made frequently.


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New curriculum changes applies to NEW MIMM STUDENTS only:

- MIMM 214 required for all new U1 students

Infection & Immunity Seminar Series

Infection and Immunity Seminar Series are offered as the Current Topics in Microbiology course. The Department invites guest speakers to talk about their current research. The seminars are a compulsory part of our graduate program but are open to all interested participants.

Benoit Cousineau

Associate Professor;
Molecular Biology/Genetics/Evolution

Mechanisms and applications of group II intron mobility;
Evolution of mobile group II introns; Lactococcus lactis live vaccines

Accepting graduate students and postdocs

Honours Microbiology and Immunology program

To view the MIMM honours information session presentation, click here.

This 74-credit program combines the substantial background given by the Major program with a challenging opportunity to carry out a laboratory research project in the U-3 year.

Liberal program

This flexible 49-credit program provides students with a strong concentration in Microbiology and Immunology. Students can pursue a minor in another specialty.

Greg Matlashewski

Greg Matlashewski


Human Leishmania infection

greg [dot] matlashewski [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Email)