Alex Carignan, M.D.

Associate professor

Contact information

E-mail :
Phone : 819 346-1110, ext. 74321
Fax : 819 821-7101

Department of Microbiology and Infectiology
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Université de Sherbrooke
3001 12th Avenue North
Sherbrooke, Québec  J1H 5N4

Academic Qualifications

  • M.D., Université de Montréal, Québec (2003)

  • FRCPC – Medical Microbiology (2008)

  • CSPQ – Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (2008)

Main interests

Dr. Carignan is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Infectiology at the Université de Sherbrooke. He recently joined the team and is involved in supervising and teaching predoctoral students as well as residents in the microbiology and infectious diseases program.

Dr. Carignan is particularly interested in hospital clinical epidemiology. He started recently post-doctoral studies in epidemiology, which will equip him to participate in the efforts of the infection prevention team as well as contribute to the continuous improvement of the services provided by Eastern Townships laboratories to the local population.


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