Dr. Julie Mirpuri M.D.

Dr. Julie Mirpuri M.D.

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Underwent advanced training to specialize in neonatal care and as a scientist to study how immune cells and bacteria interact.

Dr. Julie Mirpuri M.D.

"It’s part of my duty to show my sons what a woman can be. You have to have boys and men accept that women are just as strong and just as capable as they are if we’re going to correct gender bias and disparities.”

Dr. Julie Mirpuri is here to help. Physician-Scientist neonatologist working with UT Southwestern Medical Center. She works in the neonatal intensive care unit treating sick babies and also works in the lab trying to find new ways to treat diseases by researching microbione development. While she grew up in a societal environment that did not encourage her towards STEM, her family supported her to reach her dreams!

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