MSACL Presenter Biography

Anna Lau
National Institutes of Health

After completing her PhD at the University of Sydney (Australia), Anna moved to the US where she completed a Clinical Microbiology Fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. Anna's expertise lies in the development of rapid, clinically applied diagnostic platforms, with much focus on invasive fungal infections and molecular assays. Anna is now part of the senior microbiology faculty at the NIH Clinical Center, and was recently awarded the 2014 Forbes 30 Under 30 Award (Science & Healthcare category) for her work on developing the NIH Mold MALDI-TOF MS Database.