Jeannette  ComeauMD, MSc, FRCPC

Division of Infectious Diseases, Assistant Professor, Subspecialty Program Director (Infectious Diseases)

Mailing Address: 
Division of Infectious Diseases
IWK Health Centre, Goldbloom Building
5850/5980 University Ave.
PO Box 9700

Research Topics:
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Vaccines
  • Pediatrics
  • Infectious Diseases


  • BSc Engineering Chemistry (Queen’s University)
  • MSc (Queen’s University)
  • MD (Dalhousie University)
  • Pediatric Residency (McGill University)
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship (McGill University)
  • Vaccinology Fellowship (National Centre for Immunisation Research & Surveillance, Sydney, Australia)

Selected publications

  • Comeau JL, Chan J, Macartney KK. New vaccines on the horizon. Current Pediatrics Reports. 2016; 4(3):74–83.
  • Comeau JL, Gagneur A, Quach C. Impact of a publicly funded monovalent rotavirus vaccination program in the province of Quebec. Vaccine. 2016; 34(7):893–898. PubMed PMID: 26795368.
  • Comeau JL, Tran TH, Moore DL, Phi C-M, Quach C. Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi infections in a Canadian pediatric hospital: a retrospective case series. CMAJ Open. 2013; 1(1):E56–E61. PubMed PMID: 25077103.
  • Comeau JL, Lin T-J, Macken MB, Li B, Ku C-L, von Bernuth H, Casanova J-L, Issekutz AC. Staphylococcal pericarditis, and liver and paratracheal abscesses as presentations in two new cases of interleukin-1 receptor-associated kinase 4 deficiency. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 2008; 27(2):170–174. PubMed PMID: 18174872.


  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Canada
  • Brighton Collaboration
  • Canadian Pediatric Society
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society
  • Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America