Marc R. Couturier, PhD

Marc R. Couturier, PhD

Medical Director: Emerging Public Health Crises, Parasitology/Fecal Testing, and Infectious Disease Antigen Testing

Professor (Clinical), University of Utah School of Medicine


  • Doctorate Degree—Bacteriology, University of Alberta
  • Fellowship—Alberta Provincial Laboratory for Public Health
  • Fellowship—Medical Microbiology, University of Utah School of Medicine


  • American Board of Medical Microbiology

Research Interests

  • Helicobacter pylori diagnostics
  • Developing improved diagnostics for emerging agents of infectious gastroenteritis


  • Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Young Investigators Award, American Society for Microbiology
  • The Bill Roberts Award for Excellence in Laboratory Medicine, University of Utah
  • Outstanding Teaching Award in Clinical Pathology, University of Utah

Recent Publications