Theresa Li-Yun Chang
Dr. Theresa L. Chang received her Ph.D. from New York University with Alice S. Huang and did her postdoctoral trainings with Joan A. Steitz and Xin-Yuan Fu at Yale University and with John P. Moore at Aaron Diamond AIDS Research Center, The Rockefeller University. She worked as a scientist at Osel, Inc before joining Mount Sinai School of Medicine as Assistant Professor in 2002. She joined Public Health Research Institute, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey - New Jersey Medical School in 2010 as Principal Investigator. Her current research focuses on the role of innate immunity in sexually transmitted infection-mediated enhancement of HIV transmission, and on HIV infection of human peritoneal macrophage.