Williams Turpin has completed his PhD in Microbiology from Montpellier II University (France), and Post-doctoral studies from University of Toronto (Canada). He is now a Research Associate at University of Toronto/Mount Sinai Hospital, currently working in the field of Human Genetics and its microbiome relationship in the context of inflammatory bowel diseases. He published six papers related to the field of Food Microbiology. His current work was acknowledged by five publications, with two of them published in high impact factor journals. He recently received one national (CDDW2015) and three international awards (UEGW2015, DDW2015-DDW2016).