Maria Cardenas Alvarez

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

Graduate Student Profile

BS in Medical Laboratory Science from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
MSc in Clinical Microbiology from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia.

Research Focus:
My work involves bacterial pathogenesis and epidemiology. Focused on emerging bacteria associated with a wide spectrum of hospital-acquired infections and their relation with risk factors, prevalence and clonal distribution among clinical isolates.

Departmental Involvement:
VMS Graduate Student Association

Contact Information:

LinkedIn: Maria Cardenas Alvarez