McMaster University

McMaster University

Faculty of
Health Sciences

Chair in Infection and Anti-Infective Research

Gerry Wright

Gerard D. Wright

Professor, Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences

Director, Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research


Web: Gerard Wright's Homepage

Chair Donor

Canadian businessman and philanthropist Michael G. DeGroote, as a part of his $105 million gift to McMaster University.

Research Focus

  • Conducts research on the chemical biology of antibiotic resistance
  • Seeks new solutions to treat infectious disease

Additional Information

View chair announcement

Grand Openings held of Michael G. DeGroote’s institutes at McMaster University


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