Welcome to the Inflammation Research Network website

The Inflammation Research Network (IRN) is a group of basic and clinical investigators located at the University of Calgary.

IRN Seminar Series

Featured news

UCalgary study points to potential new treatment for inflammatory bowel diseases

Research led by Simon Hirota details natural repair process in the human gut...

Read more

In the News: The Physiologist Magazine

Renaissance Researcher - Simon Hirota, PhD, enjoys exploring a wide mix of interests—both in and out of his lab.

Read more

Dr. Nathan Peters appointed department head, Microbiology, Immunology & Infectious Diseases

Read more

Dr. Derek McKay is the 2020 recipient of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology's (CAG) Distinguished Service Award.

Read more