Melanie Gareau

Melanie Gareau

Position Title
Assistant Professor

Unit
Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Cell Biology, School of Veterinary Medicine

VM3B 2017
Bio

Research Interests

Microbiota-Gut-Brain axis

 

Characterizing the microbiota-gut-brain axis in models of inflammatory bowel disease and following infection with an enteric bacterial pathogen.

Determining the mechanisms involved in the development of the microbiota-gut-brain axis in early life.

 

Grad Group Affiliations

  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular, Cellular and Integrative Physiology

Specialties / Focus

  • Behavioral Physiology
  • Neurophysiology

Courses

  • NPB 123

Honors and Awards

  • CCFA Senior Research Award
  • NIH NCCIH R01
  • NIH NIMH R21
  • USDA NIFA (co-PI Maria Marco)

    Professional Societies

    • American Physiological Society

    Degrees

    • 2006 PhD Physiology McMaster University

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