Hillary Berman

GHES US Fellow 2012-2013

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.

These are selected publications associated with the fellowship:

Distribution of superantigens in group A streptococcal isolates from Salvador, Brazil.