Dr. Lemon’s responsibilities include leading the laboratory team that supports clinical trials and analytical performance testing for new diagnostic products. She is a board-certified medical microbiologist with extensive expertise in microbiology, clinical diagnostics, and CLIA laboratory practices. Prior to OpGen, Dr. Lemon served as the Chief of Mycobacteriology at the New York City Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Dr. Lemon received her Ph.D. in Cell and Molecular Biology from the University of Pennsylvania and completed her fellowship in Clinical Microbiology at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center.