Dr. Shokrollah Elahi is currently Assistant professor at University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. He has worked as Scientist at Cincinnati Childrenís Hospital Medical Centre, Cincinnati, USA (2012-2013), Staff Scientist at the Seattle Biomed affiliated with University of Washington, USA (2008-20012), Research Associate at Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization and International Vaccine Centre, Vice President for student affairs and also as instructor at Tehran University, Tehran, Iran. He obtained his Ph.D in the year 2002 in Immunology from the University of Newcastle, Australia and M.PH. in Medical Mycology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran in 1996. He has published many peer reviewed articles in international journals including Nature, Nature Medicine and Blood.
Immunology; Immunopathogenesis; Infectious diseases; Host pathogen interactions; Neonatal infection susceptibility; Innate immunity; Host defence peptides and host adaptation.