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Why working at PHO is important to me:

"Working at the PHO laboratories gives me the opportunity to be involved with and provide input on the investigation and management of infectious diseases affecting the entire population of Ontario. With the rapidly evolving field of medical microbiology, this allows me to be at the forefront of new and emerging infectious diseases."

Tony Mazzulli, Medical microbiologist


Academic degrees and accreditations

  • Doctor of medicine, University of Toronto
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians (FACP), Internal Medicine
  • Fellow, The Royal College of Physicians of Canada (FRCPC), Specialist Certificate, Infectious Diseases
  • FRCPC, Medical Microbiology
  • FRCPC, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), Internal Medicine
  • Licentiate, Medical Council of Canada (LMCC)

Areas of expertise

  • Infectious diseases
  • Medical microbiology
  • Diagnostic and clinical virology

PHO research interests

  • Anti-viral drug susceptibility and genotype testing, particularly related to hepatitis B and C viruses.
  • Mechanisms of anti-viral resistance.
  • Rapid diagnostic testing.

Current PHO research activities

  • DO IT: Vitamin D Outcomes and Interventions in Toddlers: A TARGet Kids! Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR-funded).
  • Risk factors for influenza infection in hospital-based health care workers.
  • Primary EBV infection in the immunosuppressed setting of organ transplantation: determinants of virus–host interaction.


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