Ambrosia Garcia

Contact Info

Phone:  919-681-4029

Fax:  919-681-8251

Email:  ambrosia.garcia@duke.edu

Location

Duke Human Vaccine Institute
Duke University
210 Research Drive
GSRB II, Room 4006D
Durham, NC  27710

Department / Division

Training

Ms. Garcia is responsible for the daily operations of the EQAPOL Central Laboratory, which houses the EQAPOL repository, completes all EQAPOL shipments, and cultures HIV as part of the Viral Diversity Program.  She works closely with program management and Central Quality assurance to coordinate the shipments for each EQA program making sure they are completed within a timely manner and in accordance with GCLP and ISO/IEC 17043 guidelines. In addition, Ms. Garcia works with the clinical operations core to collect PBMC samples from the EQAPOL donor pool for use in the EQAPOL EQA and Viral Diversity programs.