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Meghan Forstchen, B.S.
Ph.D. Student


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B.S. Biology, University of North Carolina, 2016


My research interests broadly lie at the intersection of disease ecology and anthropogenic environmental change. I am currently studying how these dynamics affect schistosomiasis transmission via remote sensing approaches.


Kinnear, C. L., Hansen, E., Morley, V. J., Tracy, K. C., Forstchen, M., Read, A. F., Woods, R. J. (2020). Daptomycin treatment impacts resistance in off-target populations of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium. PLoS biology, 18(12).


Sepulveda, A. J., Hutchins, P. R., Forstchen, M., Mckeefry, M. N., Swigris, A. M. (2020).  The elephant in the lab (and field): Contamination in aquatic environmental DNA studies. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 8(440).

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