Louis-Patrick Haraoui

Medical Microbiologist and Infectious Disease Specialist, Hôpital Charles-Le Moyne, CISSS-Montérégie Centre
FRQS Junior 1 Clinical research scholar
Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke
Email : louis.patrick.haraoui@usherbrooke.ca  –  Phone : (450) 466-5000, ext. 2172

Professor Haraoui is an anthropologist, medical microbiologist and infectious disease specialist. His research projects, combining tools from molecular microbiology, history and ethnography, focus on: antimicrobial resistance (AMR); collective microbiomes.

Pr. Haraoui is a FRQS Junior 1 Clinical Research Scholar. He is nominated principal investigator (NPI) on a project on the biohistory of antibiotic-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in the Middle East (New Frontiers in Research Fund – Exploration Stream). He was NPI on a Canadian Institutes of Health Research catalyst grant on the Global Governance of AMR in Conflicts.

Pr. Haraoui accepts to receive applications for graduate and post-doctoral students.

Interests : Microbiology, Anthropology & Resistance to antibiotics

Researcher’s projects

  • Reconstructing the social and environmental forces driving the evolution of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    New Frontiers in Research Fund 2020-2023
    Principal Investigator : Louis-Patrick Haraoui
    Co-investigator : Hannah Landecker
    Co-applicant : Antoine Abou-Fayad, Ghassan Matar, Michael Mulvey, Omar Dewachi,  Paul Higgins, Sébastien Rodrigue, Vincent Burrus, Vinh-Kim Nguyen
  • Telemicrobiology in Humanitarian Crises
    Grand Challenges Canada 2019-2021
    Principal Investigator : Humam Dawood
    Collaborators : Louis-Patrick Haraoui, Aula Abbara, Daniel Rhoads, Diaa Adeen Al-Zamel, Konstantinos Antypas, Liron Pantanowitz, Munzer Al-Khalil, Nabil Karah et Wael Al-Emin
  • Building an Interdisciplinary Research Centre on the Global Governance of Antimicrobial Resistance in Conflicts (G2-ARC)
    Canadian Institutes of Health Research – 2018-2019
    Principal investigator : Louis-Patrick Haraoui

Selected publications