Catherine Burton’s bio

Dr. Catherine Burton is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alberta.Dr. Burton’s primary areas of research is in immunizations and vaccine preventable diseases in children, especially immunocompromised children who often require alternate vaccine schedules and/or vaccine dosing to ensure optimal protection. Much of her immunization related research is in collaboration with national networks including the Special Immunization Clinic network and the Canadian Donation and Transplantation Research Program with current studies looking at the use of live varicella vaccine in children who have had solid organ transplants and evaluating the immunogenicity and safety of COVID-19 vaccines in children who have had organ transplants.