Fiona Brinkman

Fiona Brinkman is a professor in the Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry at Simon Fraser University. 

Dr. Brinkman's research focuses on understanding microbes; not only how they evolve but also how we can better develop new vaccines, drugs and diagnostics to combat infectious diseases. 

Involved in multiple Genome Canada projects, she was recognised as one of Thomson Reuters “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds: 2014”.