Wen Xie Earns PhD

Wen Xie with her thesis committee
Wen Xie (front) with her thesis committee: L to R, Drs. Monty Montano, Tun-Hou Lee, Stephen J. O’Brien, George Seage, Max Essex

Wen Xie, a PhD candidate in the Biological Sciences in Public Health program at the Harvard School of Public Health, successfully presented her dissertation, “Control of HIV-1 Subtype-C replication both in vivo and in vitro,” on August 27th.

Wen was the 2013 recipient of the Essex Fellowship, named in honor of Max Essex and established to support students who work on HIV/AIDS research significant to Africa.