Rahul Chaudhari

Postdoctoral fellow

Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences
McMaster University
HSC Room 4H32
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4K1

Tel. 905.525.9140 ext.28813
Mail. chaudr21@mcmaster.ca

Brief Biography

Rahul Chaudhari is a scientist with a perfect blend of extensive research experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, microbiology, and medical diagnostics and well-rounded experience in R&D lab management and project leadership. Rahul completed his PhD from the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-Bombay), specializing in molecular parasitology. He then moved to the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Mumbai (TIFR-Mumbai) for post-doctoral studies in malaria parasite cell biology and enzymology.

He was the Chief Technology Officer for two clinical diagnostic start-ups and has four years of experience in developing rapid, low-cost diagnostic products.

Outside the lab, he was a founding member and lead guitarist of the Progressive Rock/Metal band Spection and has performed at major music festivals in India. He is currently working on his independent music and original compositions.

Research Interests

Biosensors, Rapid Biomedical Diagnostics, Anti-microbial Resistance, Low-cost Point of Care Diagnostics, Isothermal Amplification, Molecular Cell Biology