Catherine Desjardins

BioBank Manager

Catherine Desjardins is IMPART’s Biobank Manager and Research Technician at Dalhousie Medicine New Brunswick. She works with the surgical team at the Saint John Regional Hospital to coordinate sample collections from clinical studies, and processes and stores the samples in the Biobank for future research use. With the help of colleagues at the New Brunswick Heart Centre, Catherine has also played a significant role in organizing and establishing a Microsoft Access database that contains both clinical and research data for the Biobank.

Catherine is a graduate of the University of New Brunswick with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. In addition, she has over six years of professional experience specifically in the area of biological research and testing.