Leading RI-MUHC scientist and MUHC clinician awarded fellowship in the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Dr. Donald Vinh, clinician in the Infectious Diseases Division at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) and leading scientist in the Infectious Diseases and Immunity in Global Health Program at the Research Institute of MUHC, has been named a Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA). One of the highest honours in the field of infectious diseases, IDSA fellowship is bestowed on physicians and scientists in recognition of their professional excellence and significant service to the profession.

Dr. Vinh is internationally renowned for his clinical expertise and research in infectious diseases of immunocompromised hosts, especially in the field of inborn errors of immunity. “The 219 individuals chosen to receive the FIDSA designation this year are on the front lines of discovery, patient care and public health, and we are proud to honour their work and dedication,” said Carlos del Rio, MD, FIDSA, president of IDSA.