Dr. Deepali Kumar MD, MSc, FRCPC, FAST

University Health Network Toronto

Dr. Deepali Kumar is Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto and Active Staff at the University Health Network in the Transplant Infectious Diseases program. Her clinical and research interests focus on infections in the immunocompromised host and include vaccine-preventable diseases as well as the epidemiology of emerging infections in transplantation in solid organ and stem cell transplantation. She is Past-Chair of the American Society of Transplantation (AST)-Infectious Diseases Community of Practice and Associate Editor of the 3rd Edition of the AST ID Guidelines. She also is member of the Canadian National Advisory Committee on Immunization and Canadian Standards' Association technical committee for Tissue and Organ transplantation.