Suzanne Summers

Research Assistant



Suzanne Summers is the lab manager for the Spence lab. She earned dual B.S. degrees in Chemistry and Forensic Science from University of New Haven and her Ph.D. in chemistry from Michigan State University. Her major roles in the lab include writing and implementing IRB protocols, purchasing equipment and supplies, venipuncture for the collection of whole blood, and processing the various components of whole blood for experimentation or storage. Additionally, Suzanne works in the lab on the development of the multiple sclerosis diagnostic device and training students.