Charu Kaushic, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine
905-525-9140 ext. 22988
McMaster University, MDCL 4014
1200 Main Street West
Hamilton ON
L8N 3Z5
Dr. Kaushic’s research focuses on understanding the interactions of hosts with pathogens and microbiome in the context of sexually transmitted viruses, HSV-2 and HIV-1. The Kaushic group focuses on understanding the mucosal immunity in the genital tract to in order to develop new and innovative anti-microbial strategies and vaccines against sexually transmitted pathogens.