Allison F. Carey, MD, PhD

Allison F. Carey, MD, PhD

Medical Director: Hematopathology

Assistant Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine




  • Medical Degree—Neuroscience, Yale University School of Medicine
  • Residency—Clinical Pathology, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship—Postdoctoral Microbiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Fellowship, Postdoctoral—Parasitology, Pasteur Institute


  • American Board of Pathology (Clinical Pathology)

Research Interests

  • Microbial pathogenesis
  • Bacterial genetics & genomics

Recent Publications               

Cadena AM, et al. Concurrent infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis confers robust protection against secondary infection in macaques. PLoS Pathog. 2018;14(10).

Carey AF, et al. TnSeq of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates reveals strain-specific antibiotic liabilities. PLoS Pathog. 2018;14(3).

Bargieri DY, et al. Plasmodium merozoite TRAP family protein is essential for vacuole membrane disruption and gamete egress from erythrocytes. Cell Host Microbe. 2016;20(5):618-630.

Martin CJ, et al. A bug's life in the granuloma. Semin Immunopathol. 2016;(2):213-20.