Golnaz Vahedi receives BWF Pathogenesis of Infectious Disease (PATH) award

Posted On: August 29, 2020

Recipients of this highly competitive program are awarded $500,000 over five years to study pathogenesis, with a focus on the interplay between human and microbial biology, shedding light on how human and microbial systems are affected by their encounters. You can read more about the PATH award on the Burroughs Wellcome Fund website.

Golnaz Vahedi is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Genetics and a member of the Institute for Immunology and the Penn Epigenetics Institute. Her multidisciplinary lab focuses on integrating computational and cutting-edge experimental approaches to develop a single to collective cell understanding of gene regulation in T cells. To learn more about her research, visit her lab website here.