Dr Audrey Odom John
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Molecular Microbiology
Washington University School of Medicine
Dr Odom John is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Molecular Microbiology at Washington University School of Medicine, and an attending physician at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. She received her M.D. and Ph.D. from Duke University, followed by residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington in Seattle.
She joined the faculty at Washington University School of Medicine in 2008. She has received multiple awards for her work from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the March of Dimes, and the Burroughs Welcome Fund. Dr. Odom’s NIH-funded laboratory focuses on malaria parasite, en route to development of new malaria therapies and diagnostics.