MSACL Presenter Biography

Lisa Cazares

Lisa Cazares Ph.D.-Lisa Cazares did her undergraduate work in Medical Microbiology and received her Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences. She is currently a Senior Scientist in the laboratory of Dr. Sina Bavari in the Intergrated Toxicology Division of USAMRIID. Dr. Cazares has over 10 years of experience in mass spectrometry, and is the lead scientist for Proteomic studies at the US Army Research Institute of Infectious Disease (USAMRIID), where her research interests are to develop new diagnostics and pathology driven mass spectrometry imaging approaches for therapeutic monitoring and discovery of biomarkers of infection. Dr. Cazares has over 40 peer reviewed publications in microbiology, prostate cancer gene and protein expression, and clinical proteomics.