Dr. Kristen Kindrachuk Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Dr. Kristen Kindrachuk a recent graduate of Dr. Robert Hancock’s lab studying antibiotic resistance in Pseudomonas aeruginosa has accepted a Post Doc position with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the NIH. Dr. Kindrachuk will be investigating lung pathology in animal models of lung disease, with a focus on the impact of altered mucus secretion on induction of known mediators of pulmonary fibrosis in asthma.