Focus Areas – Immunology and Infection

Dr. Denise Brennan
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Women and globalization, women and migration, the global sex trade, and human trafficking
Dr. Richard Calderon
Professor and Chair, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Pathogenesis of human yeast infections, molecular pathogenesis
Dr. Ronald Cihlar
Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Associate Dean, Biomedical Graduate Education
Mechanisms of Candida albicans pathogenesis and detection of antifungal drug targets
Dr. John Richert
Professor & Chair, Department of Microbiology & Immunology
Multiple Sclerosis
Dr. Virginia Steen
Professor, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine
Clinical Research in Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma)
Susan Mulroney, PhD 
Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Physiology
Sex differences in cardio-renal pathology
Dr. Mary Young, MD (website)
Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Director, Women’s Interagency HIV Study
The clinical, laboratory and psychosocial aspects of HIV in women