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Debra A. Bailey

Deb BaileyCo-coordinator of the Micro World Investigate Lab

BS, Medical Laboratory Technology, University of Connecticut, 1977

Deb has over 30 years of experience in clinical and research laboratories, pharmaceutical AIDS research, medical ethics on an independent research review board, and science education. Recent projects at the Museum range from classes in Immunology and Cell Biology, to the Chemistry of Twinkies.  She is a nature artist and freelance writer, having written CliffsNotes, science articles for Boys’ Life magazine, and entries for the Encarta World English Dictionary. 

Recent publications

Bailey, Deb. “Bioluminescence and Fluorescence: The Search for Truth in Nature,” North Carolina Naturalist, Spring 2014, Volume 22, Number 2, p 4-5.

Earp, Morgan, and Bailey, Deb. “Algae: Sublime Slime,” North Carolina Naturalist, Fall/Winter 2011, Volume 19, Number 2, p 10-11.

Bailey, Deb. “Bacteria two-step,” North Carolina Naturalist, Spring/Summer 2010, Volume 18, Number 1, pg 3.