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PICNet Mailing Address: 
Provincial Infection Control Network of BC
1001 West Broadway, Suite 504
Vancouver, BC  V6H 4B1

Tel: 604.875.4844
Fax: 604.875.4373



Tara Donovan, Msc
Network Director

Tara is currently on maternity leave

Ka Wai Leung, BSN, RN, MPH, CIC  
Interim Network Director

Tel: 236.885.3409

Andrea Vu-Tran, MOA, MLA 
Administrative Assistant

Tel: 604.875.4844 ext. 22984



Noorsallah Esmail, BMLSc, MPH, CIPC
Education and Practice Coordinator

Tel: 604.369.9473

Ben Shaw
Education and Practice Coordinator





Dr. Nuria Chapinal, DVM, PhD  
Senior Epidemiologist

Tel: 236.788.4962

Dr. Guanghong Han, PhD  
Surveillance Epidemiologist

Tel: 604.875.4844 x 22983

Romi Ranasinghe, MPH  
Surveillance Systems Coordinator

Tel: 604.875.4844 x 22986



Jennifer, BA, MPP
Project Manager

Jennifer is currently on maternity leave

Georgia Neindorf 
Interim Project Manager

Tel: 604.312.6911