Dr. Inna Sekirov is a Medical Microbiologist in the Public Health Lab at BCCDC and the Program Head for the TB/Mycobacteriology Laboratory. She is also a Clinical Assistant Professor at UBC.
Her professional interests include the Public Health-related aspects of medical microbiology, clinical applications of microbial genomics and TB/mycobacteriology diagnostic methods. Since the start of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic she's been involved in research into the humoral responses post-SARS-CoV-2 infection and vaccination, as well as the role of the ACE2 receptor in SARS-CoV-2 infection.
She obtained her BSc in Microbiology and Immunology and MD/PhD degrees at UBC. Additionally, she completed her Medical Microbiology Residency at the UBC.
- For a list of Dr. Sekirov's publications, see PubMed.