Mark, Diandra

Mark, Diandra

Academic Rank(s): Clinical Instructor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UBC | Infection Control Practitioner, Infection Prevention and Control, Vancouver General Hospital

Affiliation(s): Vancouver General Hospital

Research and Scholarly Interests: Antimicrobial stewardship, Antimicrobial stewardship for nurses, Antibiotic resistance organisms, Personal protective equipment behavioural studies

Clinical Interests:

Short Bio

Diandra was born and raised in Victoria, BC and moved to Vancouver, BC to pursue her interests in microbiology and infectious diseases. She is a Bachelor of Science graduate from the University of British Columbia and Bachelor of Nursing graduate from the British Columbia Institute of Technology. She has clinical bedside experience in urban health (infectious disease/HIV care and substance use disorders), medicine and cardiac surgery. Diandra is passionate about antimicrobial stewardship, quality improvement, and infection prevention and control. She is currently working at Vancouver General Hospital as an acute infection control practitioner.



Academic Background

  • BSc, Nursing (high acuity, cardiac), BCIT, 2018
  • BSc, Integrated Science, Microbiology and Pathophysiology, UBC, 2015

Awards and Recognition


Selected Publications


Research Interest

  • Antimicrobial stewardship
  • Antimicrobial stewardship for nurses
  • Antibiotic resistance organisms
  • Personal protective equipment behavioural studies

Clinical Service

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Teaching Interest

  • UBC infection prevention and control certificate practicum students
  • Medical residents infection control bootcamp