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HST MEMP Alumni Profile: Nina Menezes

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A checklist for success: Making the most of the MEMP Program Nina Menezes, MEMP PhD, ‘02, Associate Director, Healthcare Strategy, Becton Dickinson (BD) Many students enter HST’s MEMP PhD program with an eye to continuing academic research or working directly in the biomedical industry. However, that’s not always the case. Numerous alumni…

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Real-time sharing of Zika genomes: the race against a virus

In this illustration, a micrograph in the background shows Zika virus particles in blue.

Illustration: Jose-Luis Olivares/MIT (background image courtesy of Cynthia Goldsmith/CDC)

As the global health emergency caused by the Zika outbreak continues, the virus underlying it remains a mystery, with devastating consequences still being identified. More than a year after Zika became widespread in the Americas, scientists have yet to fully unravel its trajectory across the continents, the scale and impact…

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