Hillary Berman, Brazil

Fellowship site: Fiocruz, Salvador, Brazil

Research interest: Spread of drug-resistant bacteria

Hillary is a graduate student in the Infectious Disease and Immunity Ph.D. program at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health. She currently works on the spread of drug resistant gram negative bacteria in Dr. Lee Riley’s laboratory. She will be continuing this work in Salvador, Brazil. Previously, she obtained an M.P.H. at UC Berkeley and worked on Group A Strep.