Katie Saund

Microbiology and Immunology
Ph.D. Student
Lab PI- Evan Snitkin

Katie received her undergraduate degree in Biology from Caltech and spent the next several years studying the interplay of cancer and the immune system at Seattle Children's Research Institute. Her current project addresses how genetic variation in the healthcare-associated pathogenClostridium difficile impacts human disease. Most evenings you'll find Katie playing roller derby under the moniker Jammasaurus Rex.