2015 Board


Tim Karnauchow, PhD
Head, Division of Virology
Laboratory Director, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
401 Smyth Rd., Ottawa ON K1H 8L1
Tel: 613-737-7600 ext 2261
Fax: 613-738-4825 
Email: tkarnauchow@cheo.on.ca


Sara Christianson, M.Sc.
National Reference Centre for Mycobacteriology
National Microbiology Laboratory
Public Health Agency of Canada
1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2
Tel: 204-789-6081
Email: Sara.Christianson@phac-aspc.gc.ca


Astrid K. Petrich, PhD
Clinical Microbiologist, Dept. of Paediatric Laboratory Medicine
Hospital for Sick Children
Rm 3655 Atrium, 555 University Ave. Toronto, ON, Canada  M5G 1X8
Tel:  416-813-6592 
Fax:  416-813-6257
Email: astrid.petrich@sickkids.ca


Carla Osiowy, Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Bloodborne Pathogens and Hepatitis, 
Public Health Agency of Canada,
Canadian Science Centre for Human and Animal Health
1015 Arlington St., Suite H4790, Winnipeg, MB, Canada   R3E 3R2, CANADA
Tel: 204-789-6061
Fax: 204-789-2082
Email: carla.osiowy@phac-aspc.gc.ca

Finacial Officer

Linda Chui, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Medical Microbiology
1B2.19 Walter Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre 
8440-112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2B7
Tel: 780.407.8951
Email: linda.chui@albertahealthservices.ca


Julianne V. Kus, MSc, PhD, FCCM
Clinical Microbiologist
Public Health Ontario Laboratories | Laboratoires de Santé Publique Ontario
661 University Avenue | 661, avenue University
Toronto, ON M5G 1M1
Tel: 647-792-3171
Fax: 416-649-4512
Email: julianne.kus@oahpp.ca


Kiana Kadivar
Quality Manager & Acting Molecular Supervisor
National Lab for HIV Reference Services
Public Health Agency of Canada
100 Eglantine Driveway, Tunney's Pasture, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0K9
Tel: 613-941-3151
Fax: 613-957-1163
E-mail: kiana.kadivar@phac-aspc.gc.ca

Christopher Lowe MSc, MD, FRCPC
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of British Columbia
Medical Microbiologist, Infection Prevention and Control Physician, Providence Health Care
St. Paul’s Hospital
1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6
Tel: 604-882-2344
Email: clowe@providencehealth.bc.ca

Christian Renaud, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Virology Laboratory Medical Director
Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases
Département de microbiologie et immunologie
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sainte-Justine
3175 chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine, Montréal, Qc, H3T 1C5
Tel: 514-345-4643
Fax: 514-345-4818
E-mail: christian.renaud.hsj@ssss.gouv.qc.ca

Stéphanie Lavoie
Supervisor, Molecular Diagnostic for HIV and HTLV
National Laboratory for HIV Reference Services /
Laboratoire national des services de référence du VIH
Public Health Agency of Canada / Agence de la santé publique du Canada
100 Eglantine driveway / 100, promenade Églantine
PL 0603A Tunney's Pasture / LP 0603A Pré Tunney
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0K9
Tel / Tél: (613) 954-1278
Fax / Téléc: (613) 957-1163
E-mail: stephanie.s.lavoie@phac-aspc.gc.ca

George Zahariadis, M.D. FRCPC
Associate Professor | Medical Microbiologist,
Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine,
University of Western Ontario
Dental Sciences Bldg., Rm. 3014, 1151 Richmond St. London, ON, Canada, N6A 5C1
Tel: (519) 661-2111 x: 81436
Fax: (519) 661-3499
E-mail: gzaharia@uwo.ca

Web Master

Min-Kuang Lee, DVM, MSc, RMCCM
Supervisor, Zoonotic Diseases & Emerging Pathogens
BC Centre for Disease Control | Public Health Microbiology and Reference Laboratory
Provincial Health Services Authority
655 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 4R4 Canada
Tel: 604-707-2637
Lab: 604-707-2626
E-mail: min-kuang.lee@bccdc.ca