Joseph Park

Curriculum Vitae

Joseph Park
A.B. cum laude in Molecular Biology 2013 – Princeton University
M.D. candidate 2017 – Boston University School of Medicine
Medical Research Fellow 2015-2016 – Howard Hughes Medical Institute


Joseph Park Contact:
e-mail: joseph.park.312@gmail.com ( joseph NULL.park NULL.312 null@null gmail NULL.com)

Research Area:

Vibrio parahaemolyticus is the leading cause of seafood-borne gastroenteritis worldwide, but its pathogenic mechanisms are poorly understood. To discover host genetic pathways targeted by this organism, we are undertaking genome-wide CRISPR/Cas9 genetic screens to identify host-factors important for infection.