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Microbiology and Immunology

  • MIMM 2014 Annual Gala

    April 4, 2014:The Annual Gala is a celebration of our excellence, accomplishments and an opportunity to recognize the stellar performances by students, academic and support staff. Congratulations to all the awardees!

  • MIMM 2014 Annual Gala

    April 4, 2014

  • MIMM 2014 Annual Gala

    April 4, 2014

  • MIMM 2014 Annual Gala

    April 4, 2014

  • Why Us?

    McGill ranks among the world's top universities.

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  • Microbiome and Disease Tolerance Centre (MDTC) Inaugural Reception

    Feb 6, 2014

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  • Microbiome and Disease Tolerance Centre (MDTC) Inaugural Reception

    Feb 6, 2014: in the picture (from left: Dr. Samuel Benaroya, Dr. Rob Knight, and Dr. Joaquin Madrenas).

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  • Interested in graduate studies!

    Our department offers an excellent graduate program that provides state-of-the-art training, with an emphasis on molecular aspects of virology, immunology, and microbial genetics/physiology.

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  • Community Outreach

    Our department offers many opportunities to reach out to our community and to get young people interested and excited about science. If interested, please contact us!

  • MIMM's Research Services

    Our department offers different research services to McGill and non-McGill staff

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  • MIMM's Homecoming 2013

    Homecoming 2013: Dr. James Coulton with MIMM honours graduates (2013): from left: Mathieu Mancini, Jennyfer Pelletier, Greta Evaristo.

  • Community Outreach

    Montreal Science Centre (December 2013): Students examine few samples of Petri dishes with colonies of bacteria as part of a new school program which includes a component on gut bacteria.

What We Do

We are a team of 20 internationally recognized faculty members, over 40 associate and adjunct members, more than 300 trainees, and 30 administrative and technical staff committed to carry out excellent teaching, research and service in the areas of Infection and Immunity. Our teaching expands from undergraduate to advanced graduate and post-graduate education using hands on problem solving approaches and cutting edges technologies.

Our research at the forefront of knowledge answers critical questions regarding human health such as what makes microbes helpful and how we can promote healthy immunity.

Members of the department are nationally and internationally engaged in community outreach to ensure that the results of our teaching and research translate into public awareness and policies that promote health and wellbeing.                                

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Chair's Welcoming Remarks

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Community Outreach

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