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Susan Compton, PhD

Senior Research Scientist in Comparative Medicine; Director, Molecular and Serological Diagnostics, Comparative Medicine

Contact Information

Susan Compton, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Comparative Medicine

    PO Box 208016

    New Haven, CT 06520-8016

    United States



The Compton laboratory studies the diagnosis, pathogenesis, transmission and prevention of viral infections of rodents.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Colorado (1990)
  • PhD
    Uniformed Services University (1988)
  • BS
    Bucknell University, Biology (1981)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Pravin N. Bhatt Scientific Investigator AwardAmerican Association for Laboratory Animal Science2019
Honarary DiplomateAmerican College of Laboratory Animal Medicine2018

Professional Service

American Association for Laboratory ScienceAssociate Editor2000 - Present

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