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Embriette H., Ph.D.
Embriette H. earned her B.S. in Biomedical Science with an emphasis on microbiology from Grand Valley State University in 2010 and her PhD in Integrative Molecular and Biomedical Sciences from Baylor College of Medicine in 2014. Her PhD thesis work focused on the human microbiome and its relationship to human health and disease. Embriette is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where she continues to focus on the microbiome. Embriette is also an active blogger on various microbiome-related sites, including the Sloan Foundation funded microbe.net. Her areas of expertise include microbiology, anaerobic microbiology, forensic microbiology, and microbiome data analysis (specifically Nex-Gen marker gene and whole genome shotgun data).