Jean Marshall

Professor @ Dalhousie University

Dr. Jean Marshall, PhD, is a Professor of Microbiology & Immunology at Dalhousie University, and a Research Leader of AllerGen’s Canadian Food Allergy Startegic Team (CanFAST) Legacy Project and its National Food Allergy Strategy (NFASt) Legacy Initiative.

Dr. Marshall has a long term interest in the biology and function of mast cells in host defence and disease. This includes study of mast cells in models of viral infection, cancer and allergic disease such as asthma and food allergy. Her work often involves multidisciplinary teams of scientists and multiple research trainees.