Member, Seminar of Mexican Culture
Research Professor of Molecular Microbiology
Instituto de Biotecnología, UNAM
I received my Ph.D. from McArdle with Dick Burgess in 1979. I am Research Professor of Molecular Microbiology at the Instituto de Biotecnología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Cuernavaca, Mexico. My research interests are in molecular pathogenesis and epidemiology of Salmonella enterica. I am Past-Chair of the Committee on Global Engagement at the American Society for Microbiology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology, and a Past-President of the Mexican Society for Biochemistry and the Mexican Society for Microbiology.