Microscale Life Sciences Center - An NIH Center of Excellence in Genomic Science (CEGS)

Meldrum, Arizona State University

The Meldrum lab is a leader in single-cell physiology and gene expression measurements in human cells and cell lines using lab-on-chip technology.

Director: Deirdre Meldrum, PhD

Deirdre R. Meldrum received a bachelor’s of science degree in civil engineering from the University of Washington in Seattle in 1983, a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, in 1985, and Ph.D. in electrical engineering degree from Stanford University in California in 1993.

Meldrum is a member of the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research, U. S. Department of Health and Human Services. She is a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

She is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for Climos, Inc., a member of the advisory board for external research and programs for Microsoft Research, and member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers, The American Chemical Society, the Association for Women in Science, the Human Genome Organization, the Society of Women Engineers and Sigma Xi. She was Senior Editor and now Chair of the Advisory Board for the IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering.