Vikram Mehraj, PhD
Supervisor: Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy
Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health Program
Focusing on immune activation in HIV infection, Dr. Vikram Mehraj has been highly productive during his two-year fellowship at the RI-MUHC. His research under Dr. Jean-Pierre Routy has led to four first-author and several co-author publications in high-impact journals. Recent accolades include: FRQS Postdoctoral Award; Young Investigator Award at the prestigious Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (Boston, USA); and Best Poster Award at the International Symposium on HIV and Emerging Infectious Diseases (Marseille, France). He is keen to continue his work towards an HIV cure.