University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, BS, 2000
Years in MSTP
Cellular and molecular biology, 2010
Paul Bertics, PhD
The effects of rhinovirus and chitin on macrophage phenotype and macrophage/epithelial cell crosstalk: implications for the asthmatic lung
Medicine, University of Washington, 2012-2015
Clinical instructor, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Medical School
Undergraduate or masters publications
Whittingham LA, Valkenaar SM, Poirier NE, Dunn PO. Maternal condition and nestling sex ratio in house wrens. The Auk. 2002 Jan 1;119(1):125.
Korpi-Steiner NL, Valkenaar SM, Bates ME, Evans MD, Gern JE, Bertics PJ. Human monocytic cells direct the robust release of CXCL10 by bronchial epithelial cells during rhinovirus infection. Clin Exp Allergy. 2010 Aug;40(8):1203-13. PMID: 20545701; PMCID: PMC2909328.