Audrey Odom John, MD, PhD
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Dr. Odom John is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Molecular Microbiology at Washington University School of Medicine, and an attending physician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She received her M.D. and Ph.D. from Duke University and completed her residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington in Seattle. She joined the faculty at Washington University School of Medicine in 2008 and now serves as both the Program Director for the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program and the Associate Program Director for our Medical Scientist Training Program. Dr. Odom John’s NIH-funded laboratory focuses on the malaria parasite, en route to development of new malaria therapies and non-invasive diagnostics. She has received multiple national awards for her work from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the March of Dimes, and the Burroughs Welcome Fund.