Undergraduate education

Notre Dame, BS, 1998

Years in MSTP



Biomolecular chemistry, 2007


Katrina Forest, PhD

Thesis title

Virulence Factor Regulator from Pseudomonas Aeruginosa: A Structural Analysis of Regulation and DNA-Binding Specificity


Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2007-2012

Current position

Clinical assistant professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health

PhD publications

Cordes TJ, Worzalla GA, Ginster AM, Forest KT. Crystal structure of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa virulence factor regulator. J Bacteriol. 2011 Aug;193(16):4069-74. PMID: 21665969; PMCID: PMC3147669.

Cordes TJ, Carlson CB, Forest KT. Tonal interface to MacroMolecules (TIMMol): A textual and tonal tool for molecular visualization. Biochem Mol Biol Educ. 2008 May;36(3):203-8. doi: 10.1002/bmb.20183. PMID: 21591192.