About MIC

Shana Miles

Shana Miles,M.D.,Ph.D.

Former Medical Student

USU, Emerging Infectious Diseases M.D./Ph.D. Graduate Program, Department of Microbiology and Immunology


Shana Miles

  • 2010 - Doctor of Philosophy, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, Advisor: Dr. D. Scott Merrell
  • 2005 - Bachelor of Science, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Miami

Laboratory Work Experience

  • 2005 - Teaching Assistant, Department of Biology, University of Miami
  • 2004-2005 - Student Research Assistant, Department of Microbiology/Immunology, University of Miami
  • 2003-2004 - Laboratory Technician, Diabetes Research Institute
  • 2002-2004 - Evolutionary Biology Research Internship, University of Miami

Selected Publications

Miles S., Piazuelo M.B., Semino-Mora C., Washington M.K., Dubois A., Peek R.M. Jr., Correa P., Merrell D.S. Detailed in vivo analysis of the role of Helicobacter pylori Fur in colonization and disease. Infect Immun. 78(7):3073-82, 2010.

Miles S., Carpenter B.M., Gancz H., Merrell D.S. Helicobacter pylori apo-Fur regulation appears unconserved across species. J Microbiol. 48(3):378-86, 2010.

Contact Information

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799
Room B4137
Phone: (301) 295-1584
Lab: (301) 319-8022
Fax: (301) 295-3773
Email: douglas.merrell@usuhs.edu

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