Caitlyn is a second year PhD student preparing to take the Qualifying Exam in Spring 2022, focusing on the intestinal host-bacteria interactome in bacterial pathogenesis.
2020 - Present --- Graduate School at University of Kentucky College of Medicine
2020 --- Graduated Loyola University Chicago with a B.S. in Biochemistry, with a minor in Biology
Elucidating the metabolites and proteins utilized in bacterial infections of the gastrointestinal tract and the mechanisms of pathogenesis. Further investigating into the interactions and functional roles between the host, opportunistic pathogenic and commensal bacteria in assisting or impeding pathogenesis.