Full Name
Hannah Wallace
Job Title
PhD Student
Memorial University
City (Work Address)
St. John's
State/Province/County (Work Address)
Speaker Bio
Hannah is a senior PhD candidate in the virology/viral immunology lab of Dr. Rod Russell at Memorial University, in St John’s, NL. Before she moved to NL, Hannah completed her BSc at the University of New Brunswick – Saint John where her honours research focused on sturgeon physiology. Her PhD work focuses on RNA virus-induced pyroptosis, an inflammatory form of programmed cell death. Most of her research centres on Hepatitis C virus and Influenza A viruses but Hannah is also passionate about Ebola and other emerging pathogens. Hannah believes strongly in the value of science communication and collaborative networks and is a trainee in the Canadian Network on Hepatitis C (CanHepC). She is very excited to be joining the CSV executive as the Trainee Representative for the 2022-2023 year.
Hannah Wallace