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Faculty Member

Shelly Bolotin MSc, PhD, MScPH

Email Address(es)
Office Address
Health Sciences Building 155 College Street Toronto, ON M5T 1P8
University of Toronto, Public Health Ontario,
Epidemiology Division
Associate Professor
SGS Status
Associate Member
Appointment Status

Research Interests

  • Vaccine-preventable diseases
  • Vaccine sciences
  • Population immunity
  • serosurveillance
  • Infectious disease surveillance

Education & Training History

  • Master of science (Virology), University of Toronto
  • Doctor of philosophy (Microbiology), University of Toronto
  • Master of science (Public Health), London School of Hygiene Tropical Medicine

Other Affiliations

Scientist – Public Health Ontario

Dr. Shelly Bolotin is the Director of the Centre for Vaccine Preventable Diseases, and an Associate Professor at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health and the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, at the University of Toronto. She is also a Scientist at Public Health Ontario Her research program utilizes a multi-disciplinary approach to evaluate whether our population is adequately protected from vaccine-preventable diseases. Applying a public health lens, Shelly’s studies combine epidemiological and microbiological methods to answer questions related to population immunity and vaccine effectiveness, and determine our future risk for outbreaks or epidemics.