Karen A. Palin

Lecturer in Biology

Associations

Biology

Carnegie Science Hall, Room 409

207-786-6439kpalin@bates.edu

About

Ph.D., 1982, Microbiology, University of Minnesota

Karen Palin’s scientific research interests and experience are in areas of molecular epidemiology, public health, medical microbiology, and host-parasite relationships. Her current research involves host and bacterial determinants of urinary tract infections caused by Staphylococcus saprophyticus which disproportionately infects young women.