Primary AppointmentMedicine- Infectious Diseases and International Health
UVA Division of Infectious Diseases
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Human intestinal parasitology
I am interested in the mucosal immune response to enteric pathogens. My current research includes understanding the cellular and immune mechanisms that underly environmental enteropathy in children in Bangladesh and patients with recurrent Clostridium difficile infection at UVa. My experimental research explores host factors identified in clinical cohorts as potential targets for host-directed therapeutics.