Dr. Jody Rosenblatt received her BA with honors from the University of California, Berkeley and, after a short stint at Chiron Corporation, she moved across the bay to work as a technician with David Morgan at the University of California, San Francisco. Rosenblatt stayed on at UCSF for her PhD where she worked in Tim Mitchison’s lab. She then moved to University College London for post-doctoral training. It was at UCL that Rosenblatt discovered extrusion and its role in epithelial homeostasis.
Currently, Rosenblatt is an Associate Professor in the Department of Oncological Sciences at the University of Utah School of Medicine and an Investigator of the Huntsman Cancer Institute. Her lab studies cell death and division in epithelia.
Learn more about Dr. Rosenblatt’s research here.