Elizabeth Grice, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology
Post-doctoral Fellowship: Laboratory of Dr. Julia Segre, NIH/NHGRI
Ph.D., Human Genetics, John Hopkins University
B.A., Biology, Luther College
Qi Zheng, Ph.D.
Post-doctoral fellowship, Laboratory of Dr. Brian Gregory, University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., Bioinformatics, Chinese Academy of Science
B.S., Biology, Peking University
Research Interests: Tool development for next-generation sequence analysis
Joseph Horwinski, B.S.
Research Specialist C
B.S., Biology, Northern Arizona University
Jacquelyn Meisel, B.S.
Ph.D. Graduate Student, Genomics and Computational Biology Program
B.S., Bioinformatics, University of Maryland Baltimore County
Research Interests: Skin metagenomics; RNA-seq to analyze host response to commensal and pathogenic microbiota
Casey Bartow-McKenney, B.A.
Ph.D. Graduate Student, Genomics and Computational Biology program
B.A., Vassar College
Lindsay Kalan, Ph.D.
Ph.D., Biochemistry, McMaster University, Canada
B.S., Cell Biotechnology, University of Alberta, Canada
Research Interests: Dynamics of the microbial communities in chronic non-healing wounds and the influence on host healing pathways; responses to antimicrobial interventions; antibiotic resistance.
Laurice Flowers, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Molecular Microbiology, Tufts University
B.S. Food Science and Human Nutrition, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Research Interests: Interplay of the microbiome with pathogenic microbes, microbial-microbial and host-microbial interactions on the skin.
Other Lab Members
Charles Bradley, V.M.D., Diplomate A.C.V.P.
Assistant Professor, Pathobiology; Veterinary dermatopathologist
VMD, Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
BS, Animal Science, Biology-Anatomy and Physiology, Cornell University
Research Interests: Skin microbiome associated with pyoderma and treatments in dogs with atopic dermatitis; effect of antibiotic pressures on the canine resistome
Undergraduate Laboratory Intern
PennPREP Post-bac student
B.S., Biological Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
Undergraduate Internship Student
King's College London, UK