AACC 2015 Booth Presentation: Molecular Detection of Gastrointestinal Pathogens
Originally presented on August 2, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Marc Roger Couturier, PhD, D(ABMM)
Medical Director, Microbial Immunology, ARUP Laboratories
Medical Director, Parasitology and Fecal Testing, ARUP Laboratories
Medical Director, Infectious Disease Rapid Testing, ARUP Laboratories
Assistant Professor of Pathology, University of Utah School of Medicine
Dr. Couturier is an assistant professor of pathology at the University Of Utah School of Medicine. He received his PhD in medical microbiology and immunology with a specialty in bacteriology from the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Dr. Couturier served as a research associate/post-doctoral fellow at the Alberta Provincial Laboratory for Public Health and completed a medical microbiology fellowship (ABMM) at the University of Utah. His research interests include Helicobacter pylori diagnostics and population prevalence, in particular identifying populations with increased risk of infection and reduced access to medical care. Dr. Couturier also has a research focus aimed at developing improved diagnostics for emerging agents of infectious gastroenteritis. He is board certified in medical microbiology, and a member of the American Society for Microbiology and Infectious Disease Society of America.