Frances E. Lund, Ph.D.

Frances E. Lund, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Alabama at Birmingham
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294

Appointment: (585) 275-URMC (8762)

Professional Bio

1987 B.S., Microbiology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
1992 Ph.D., Microbiology and Immunology, Duke University, Durham, NC

Professional Experience:
09/87-04/92 Predoctoral Fellow with Dr. Ronald Corley, Duke University
04/92-11/92 Post-doctoral Fellow with Dr. Ronald Corley, Duke University
11/92-03/97 Post-doctoral Fellow with Dr. Maureen Howard, DNAX Research Institute
04/97-04/01 Assistant Member, Trudeau Institute
04/01-06/06 Associate Member, Trudeau Institute
06/06-06/08 Member, Trudeau Institute
05/98-06/08 Adjunct Assoc. Prof. of Microbiol. Immunol. and Mol. Genetics, Albany Med. College
07/02-present Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Vermont
01/98-06/08 Faculty Supervisor of Trudeau Institute Animal Facilities
06/08-present Adjunct Member, Trudeau Institute
06/08-present Professor, Dept. of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester NY
06/08-present Professor, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, Univ. Rochester, Rochester NY
06/08-present Member, Center for Translational Immunology and Infectious Disease, U. of Rochester

Professional Societies:
1998-present Member of American Association of Immunologists
1998-present Member of American Association for the Advancement of Science

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Lund's research focuses on the fundamental aspects of the immune response including B cell, T cell, and dendritric cell biology, the formation of ectopic lymphoid tissue and their participation in infection and disease.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Norman Francis Conant Research Award | Dept of Microbiology and Immunology | Duke University 1991
Senior Scientist Award | Dept of Biological Sciences/Microbiology | University of Notre Dame 1987


PhD | Microbiology and Immunology | Duke University1992
BS | Microbiology | University of Notre Dame1987

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Post-doctoral Fellow DNAX Research Institute Dr. Maureen Howard, mentor 1997
Post-doctoral Fellow Duke University Dr. Ronald Corley, mentor 1992
Predoctoral Fellow Duke University Dr. Ronald Corley, mentor 1992
NIH pre-doctoral training fellowship in Cell and Molecular Biology Duke University Durham, NC 1990