Patricia D. Santos-Ciminera

Visiting Assistant Professor

Dr. Santos observing parasites under the microscope

Areas of Research Specialization

  • Pathogen Identification and Characterization
  • Patterns of Disease Transmission
  • Molecular Epidemiology

Internal Affiliations


  • in Pharmaceutical Sciences and Medical Technology at Amazonas Federal University (Brazil), 1996
  • M.S. in Tropical Pathology at Amazonas Federal University (Brazil), 2000
  • Ph.D. in Emerging Infectious Diseases at Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, 2005