Contact Info
phone: 6048754588
fax: 6048754013
Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
University Cayetano Heredia, Gorgas Institute, Peru, DTMH
University of Toronto, Internal Medicine/Infectious Diseases, FRCPC
Queen’s University, MD
McGill University, BSc
Research interests

Research and clinical interests

      • Tuberculosis


      • Tropical medicine


      • Immigration and refugee health


    • Animal welfare and zoonotic disease

Wang M, Fitzgerald JM, Richardson K, Marra CA, Cook VJ, Hajek J, Elwood RK, Bowie WR, Marra F. Is the delay in diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis related to exposure to fluoroquinolones or any antibiotic? Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2011 Aug;15(8):1062-8.

Perrault S, Hajek J, Zhong K, Owino S, Smith G, Shi Y, Moore J, Kain K. Human immunodeficiency virus co-infection increases placental parasite density and transplacental malaria transmission in Western Kenya. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2009;80(1):119-25.

Hajek J, Keystone J. Intraventricular neurocysticercosis managed with albendazole and dexamethasone. Can J Neurol Sci. 2009;36:102-104.

Hajek J, Yau Y, Kertes P, Soman T, Laughlin S, Kannani R, Kazacos K, Dangoudoubiyam S, Opavsky A. Baylisascaris Procyonis: A child with raccoon roundworm meningoencephalitis: A pathogen emerging in your own backyard? Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2009;20(4)177-180.

Hajek J, Mohan S, Marras T. Coccidioidal eosinophilic pneumonia in a returning traveller from Mexico. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2007;18(5):313-315.