Sujatha Srinivasan, Ph.D.

Sujatha Srinivasan Ph.D
Staff Scientist

Sujatha Srinivasan, Ph.D.

Senior Staff Scientist, Fredricks Lab
Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Mail Stop: E4-100

Education

University of New South Wales, 2001, PhD (Microbiology)

University of New South Wales, 1994, BS, Honors (Microbiology)

St. Joseph's College of Arts and Science, 1992, BS (Microbiology, Chemistry, Botany)

Research Interests

Ecology of human microbial communities

Impact of bacterial interactions on health and disease

Molecular diagnosis of bacterial pathogens

Bacterial adaptive responses

Current Projects

Cultivation-independent methods to detect and identify vaginal bacteria

The role of uncultivated bacteria in bacterial vaginosis

Novel computational tools for studying the human microbiome

Novel cultivation methods for the domestication of vaginal bacteria

Vaginal health and risk of HIV-1 acquisition in Kenyan women

Dr. Srinivasan is a member of the Fredricks Lab.