Dr. Susan Antenucci is the Director of the Parasitology Laboratory, Associate Clinical Professor, Biomedical Sciences and Assistant Professor, Environmental Health Sciences at the School of Public Health, University at Albany, New York. She received her Ph.D. at Duke University (1994) and her Postdoctoral training at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Her research is focussed on improved methods of detecting, identifying and characterizing parasites that infect humans, as well as investigating pathogenicity and sources of infection. These include assays to detect Babesia microti, Giardia duodenalis, Cyclospora cayetanensis as well as multiplex assays to identify Plasmodium, Entamoeba and Cryptosporidium at the species level. She works with epidemiologists in New York State and New York City, as well as with colleagues in the NYC Environmental Protection Bureau of Water Supply, Water Quality Science & Research.
Wednesday, 23 June 2021
9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. ET