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Heidi G Elmendorf

Title

Associate Professor
Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies in Biology Co-Director, Major in Biology of Global Health

Department

Department of Biology
General profile

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Phone

+1 202-687-9883

Fax

202-687-5662

Location

Office hours

Mondays 8-10am and Friday 9-11am

Bio

Dr. Elmendorf is engaged in research on the intestinal pathogen, Giardia lamblia, a significant cause of diarrheal disease in humans and animals around the world. She is the co-director of the Biology of Global Health major and teaches a wide range of courses within the department. She is also the director of the educational partnership between the Department of Biology and the Duke Ellington School of the Arts, a DCPS high school.

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Education

  • Ph.D. (1993) Stanford University , Microbiology and Immunology
  • A.B. (1988) Princeton University, Biology