Dr. Rupert Kaul

PhD, MD, FRCPC
Division of Infectious Diseases, UHN and University of Toronto
Director, Professor

Research Interests:

Subject Area Themes: HIV, sexually transmitted infections, female sex workers, Africa, mucosal immunology, HIV resistance, T cell responses

Brief Bio:

Dr Kaul's research interests focus on: (1) the genital immune correlates of HIV transmission and susceptibility in the male and female genital tract; (2) the role of the gut mucosa in HIV pathogenesis and disease; and (3) the epidemiology of HIV and coinfections in HIV-affected Toronto communities. This research is based in clinical cohorts from Canada, Kenya and Uganda. His work is supported by a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Nairobi, and by research funding from the OHTN, CIHR, NIH and Gates Foundation.

Dr. Rupert Kaul

PhD, MD, FRCPC
Division of Infectious Diseases, UHN and University of Toronto
Director, Professor

Research Interests:

Subject Area Themes: HIV, sexually transmitted infections, female sex workers, Africa, mucosal immunology, HIV resistance, T cell responses

Brief Bio:

Dr Kaul's research interests focus on: (1) the genital immune correlates of HIV transmission and susceptibility in the male and female genital tract; (2) the role of the gut mucosa in HIV pathogenesis and disease; and (3) the epidemiology of HIV and coinfections in HIV-affected Toronto communities. This research is based in clinical cohorts from Canada, Kenya and Uganda. His work is supported by a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Nairobi, and by research funding from the OHTN, CIHR, NIH and Gates Foundation.