Develops new molecules to combat bacterial resistance.
"Girls have to find their superpowers so they can change the world in their own way. I think it’s important for girls to realize they do not have to relinquish something they like to do something else that they like." (Academic Pharmacy Now)
Dr Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova is a professor and assistant dean for research at the University of Kentucky for pharmacy. Her lab focuses on infectious diseases, where she seeks to understand resistance mechanisms in bacterial and fungal pathogens to combat resistance with chemicals. She was recently featured in Academic Pharmacy Now, where she talks about how she hopes to inspire the next generation.More About Sylvie