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Who We Are

LIGHT is comprised of 7 faculty members including David Aronoff whose work centers on maternal health and pre-term birth, Oscar Gomez whose work focuses on enteric disease, and David Wright who studies malaria and assay development. From Engineering, LIGHT includes Rick Haselton whose work is directed towards the development of low-resource diagnostics, David Cliffel whose expertise is in the development of diagnostic instruments, and Cynthia Paschal who will coordinate the integration of discovery and development with the classroom. For field deployment and evaluation, Doug Heimburger will coordinate through the international network of the Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health (VIGH).


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