Marie-Claire Arrieta

Assistant Professor

Physiology and Pharmacology

Pediatrics

Full Member

Snyder Institute for Chronic Diseases

PhD.

University of Alberta

MSc

University of Alberta

BSc.

Universidad de Costa Rica

Contact information

Phone

Office: 403.220.4566

Web presence

Website

Location

Office : HRIC4AA18

Preferred method of communication

Administrative Assistant
Donna Allen
Email: dallan@ucalgary.ca
Phone: 403.220.7082


Research and teaching

Research Activities

Dr Arrieta's research studies the how the millions of microbes that inhabit an infant’s gut (the early-life gut microbiome) contributes to human health or disease. Her research program conducts clinical and experimental research, aiming to understand the mechanisms behind host-microbiome interactions.


Publications

PubMed


Awards

  • 11/2020  Peter Lougheed Research Award, Cumming School of Medicine 
  • 09/2020  Killam Emerging Research Leader Award, University of Calgary
  • 11/2018  Peak Scholar Award, University of Calgary
  • 11/2018  New Investigator Award, SickKids Foundation and CIHR.
  • 07/2017  Calgary Top 40 Under 40, Avenue Magazine, Calgary.
  • 09/2016  National Science Prize 2017, Costa Rica Ministry of Science and Technology 
  • 09/2010  President’s Doctoral Prize, University of Alberta
  • 09/2009  President’s Doctoral Prize, University of Alberta
  • 03/2009  Andrew Stewart Memorial Award, University of Alberta