Jennifer Gardy

Jennifer L. Gardy


Jennifer Gardy is the Canada Research Chair in Public Health Genomics at the University of British Columbia, and a Senior Scientist at the British Columbia Centre for Disease Control. Her lab uses pathogen genomics as a tool to address real-time pubic health issues in communicable disease control, with a particular focus on genomic epidemiology – using genomics to track individual pathogen transmission events and understand epidemic dynamics.

Bioinformatics Epidemiology Genomics Infectious Diseases Microbiology Public Health Virology

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Senior Scientist

BC Centre for Disease Control
June 2009
Communicable Disease Prevention and Control Services

Canada Research Chair, Public Health Genomics

University of British Columbia
March 2013
School of Population & Public Health

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