Karen Palin – Microbiology

Dr. Karen Palin

Karen A. Palin

207-786-6439

kpalin@bates.edu

Biology

Lecturer

Roger Williams Hall, Room 304

Carnegie Science Hall,


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

Study Abroad Coordinator for the Biology Department

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.

Study Abroad Planning