Kindra Whitlatch

Graduate Student


Kindra Whitlatch

Contact

412-648-9240

533 Bridgeside Point II

450 Technology Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Education

BS in Chemistry, West Virginia Wesleyan College, 2013

Program

Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology (MBSB)

Mentor

Thomas Smithgall, PhD

Research Lab Affiliation

Areas of Interest

Protein-protein interactions between Tec Family Kinases and HIV-1, nef. X-ray crystallographic structure determination.

Why I Chose Pitt

Pitt has a reputation for excellence in research, and offers a very supportive environment for biomedical science. Also, the MBSB program is a joint program with Carnegie Mellon University, which has allowed me the opportunity to study at both institutions.