Research

Our faculty research interests are diverse. Advancing knowledge that improves human health and the quality of life is the ultimate goal of each investigator. Faculty research interests include studies in molecular mechanisms of microbial pathogenesis and immunity, cell biology, and immunology. The department offers many opportunities to conduct groundbreaking research in these fields in a collaborative, stimulating environment. In addition, educational opportunities abound in the forms of lectures, seminars, and discussions. These programs provide students with the opportunity to develop depth and breadth of knowledge in their chosen field of research. Current research is conducted in immunology, molecular genetics / virology, medical bacteriology, parasitology, and medical mycology.

Active Research Laboratories

Immunology

Medical Bacteriology