Full Name
Isabelle Boucoiran
Job Title
Clinical Associate Professor
Université de Montréal
Speaker Bio
Dr Isabelle Boucoiran is Clinical Associate Professor at Université de Montréal (UdeM, Canada). She graduated at the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France) and completed a maternal-fetal medicine fellowship at UdeM and a fellowship in reproductive infectious diseases at the University of British-Columbia as well as a master’s degree in clinical research. She is a mid-career clinician-scientist at the School of Public Health of UdeM and the obstetrics and gynecology department of the CHU Sainte-Justine, where she is co-director of the Women and children Infectious Disease Centre (CIME). The CIME infrastructure includes support for research coordination, laboratory facilities and mentoring.

Her main area of research is the diagnosis, management, and prevention of infections in pregnancy, with a focus on women living with HIV, cytomegalovirus infection and chorioamnionitis/preterm prelabor membrane rupture. Her research expertise is at the crossroads of several fields, from basic science to epidemiology and public health. Her research program is funded by the Canadian Institutes for Health Research, the US National Institutes of Health, the “Fonds de Recherche du Québec – Santé” and the Quebec health ministry.
Isabelle Boucoiran