Region: Long Island
Program Institution: SUC at Old Westbury
College/University: SUC at Old Westbury
Major/Minor: B.S. Biochemistry
Graduation Date: 2009
Significant Professional or Academic Accomplishments:
Kimberly Burke graduated May 2009 with a B.S. in biochemistry
She was a recognized award winner in the microbiological sciences
category at ABRCMS in fall 2008 for her poster presentation,
“Identification and Contribution of Outer Membrane Porin
Proteins to Carbapenem Resistance in Carbapenem-Resistant
Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli Clinical Isolates"
where she described the results of her research conducted
as a MARC participant. She also presented supervised research
at the 2009 CSTEP Annual Conference.