Nancy is Research Assistant Professor at the Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI. She has a B.S. in Biology and a Ph.D. in Immunology and Microbiology, both from Wayne State University. She teaches medical students (immunology) and Ph.D. graduate students, and carries on an active research program at the medical school. Her almost 50 scientific publications in peer reviewed publications are mostly in the area of immunology.