Stephanie J.B. Fretham

Stephanie is a member of the Biology Department and teaches Human Anatomy and Human Dissection in Fall semesters and Experimental Neuroscience and Toxicology courses in January and Spring semesters. Stephanie's research program uses C. elegans, a small and very versatile nematode model system, to investigate the effect of metals on the nervous system and the interaction between genetic and environmental factors in the development of neurodegenerative disease.