Kindra Whitlatch

Graduate Student

Kindra Whitlatch



533 Bridgeside Point II

450 Technology Drive

Pittsburgh, PA 15219


BS in Chemistry, West Virginia Wesleyan College, 2013


Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology (MBSB)


Thomas Smithgall, PhD

Research Lab Affiliation

Areas of Interest

Protein-protein interactions between Tec Family Kinases and HIV-1, nef. X-ray crystallographic structure determination.

Why I Chose Pitt

Pitt has a reputation for excellence in research, and offers a very supportive environment for biomedical science. Also, the MBSB program is a joint program with Carnegie Mellon University, which has allowed me the opportunity to study at both institutions.