Dr. Catherine Feintuch, obtained her PhD in Biomedical Sciences from Albert Einstein College of Medicine in September 2015. Her research focused on immune and genetic factors associated with the progression and severity of pediatric cerebral malaria. Additionally, Dr. Feintuch completed a Certificate in Public Health, which included coursework in epidemiology, biostatistics and global health.
Dr. Feintuch has conducted field research in Blantyre, Malawi. While pursuing her research in Malawi, Dr. Feintuch worked closely with rehab therapists who improved the lives of children disabled by infectious disease.