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Dr. Bobenchik is Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Associate Director of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Molecular Diagnostics at Lifespan Academic Medical Center. She obtained her B.S. in medical technology from Marist College, M.S. in biomedical science from Northeastern University, and Ph.D. in biomedical science from and University of Connecticut. She completed a CPEP-accredited medical microbiology and public health fellowship at the David Geffen Medical School, UCLA, in Los Angeles, CA, and is a diplomate of the American Board of Medical Microbiology. Dr. Bobenchik has expertise in medical microbiology and laboratory diagnostics, with specific interests in diagnostic test development, antimicrobial resistance detection and education. She is an active member of the American Society of Microbiology and an advisor to the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (CLSI) Subcommittee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing.