Dr. Martin Richer Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Dr. Martin Richer completed his Ph.D. thesis in the laboratory of Dr. Marc Horwitz studying the role of antigen presenting cells in coxsackievirus-mediated autoimmune diseases. He has been awarded a CIHR fellowship to pursue his postodoctoral research. Martin will be joining the laboratory of Dr. John Harty at the University of Iowa where he will be studying the effects of repeated infections on the survival and function of memory T cells.