Osama Mahdi

Position: Research Assistant, MICR 202L Teaching Assistant
Lab Location: Van Es 114
Office: Van Es 193
Program: Molecular Pathogenesis PhD
Advisor: Dr. Fisher

Graduate Student Profile

Education:
MSc. in Zoonotic Diseases from University of Baghdad, Iraq

Research Focus:
Bacterial Pathogenesis, specifically looking at the ecological/evolutionary relationship of some nosocomial bacterial infection and identification of virulence factors related to those infections.

Selected Publications/Notable Achievements:
Mahdi O, Eklund B, Fisher N 2014. Laboratory Culture and Maintenance of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Curr. Protoc. Microbiol.32:6F.1.1-6.