Alex Paradez, Ph.D.
July 1, 2014 -- Dr. Alex Paradez is an Assistant Professor of Biology at the
University of Washington. His lab researches Giardia lamblia, a parasite that affects over 100 million humans
every year with limited treatment options. Learn more about Dr. Paradez.
Pumtiwitt McCarthy, Ph.D.
June 1, 2014 -- The June Research Spotlight features Dr. Pumtiwitt McCarthy, an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD. She completed her postdoctoral fellowship at the Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research at the FDA on the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. Her research program will focus on better understanding causes of bacterial meningitis. Learn more about Dr. McCarthy.
Zachary Mackey, Ph.D.May 1, 2014 -- Zachary Mackey is an assistant professor of Biochemistry at Virginia Tech. His research focuses on understanding T. brucei DNA replication and repair pathways. His hobbies include playing the bass guitar. Learn more about Dr. Mackey.