Eric Shao Joined the lab from May 2017 – present as a BSc. candidate at Western University. Featured Publications: Kariyawasam R, Lau R, Shao E, Tan K, Showler A, Ralevski F, Patel SN, Boggild AK. Molecular Surveillance for Imported Antimicrobial Resistant Plasmodium falciparum, Ontario, Canada. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2022:28(4),812-819. Kariyawasam R, Valencia BM, Lau R, Shao E, Thompson CA, Stevens M, Kincaid L, Del Castillo AL, Cruz-Arzapalo LO, Llanos-Cuentas A, Boggild AK. Evaluation of a point-of-care molecular detection device for Leishmania spp. and intercurrent fungal and mycobacterial organisms in Peruvian patients with cutaneous ulcers, Infection. 2021 Dec, 49(6):1203-11.