About From the Labs

Ana María Rodríguez, Ph.D.

From the Labs at Baylor College of Medicine spotlights the newest and most interesting research information from the bench at the College.

Ana Rodríguez, Ph.D., is the science writer for the Office of Communications at Baylor College of Medicine. She is the editor of From the Labs and one of its main contributors.

Ana was an immunoparasitologist working on basic science research for about 20 years before she became a science writer and editor focused on basic and applied biomedical and natural sciences.


Ruth SoRelle, M.P.H. Chief Science Editor Editor, From the Labs

Ruth SoRelle, M.P.H.



Ruth SoRelle, M.P.H., a long-time award-winning science journalist, started From the Labs. After almost two decades of service as Baylor’s science writer, she retired in 2015.




Dana Benson, B.A.

Dana Benson

As director of communications in the Office of Communications and Community Outreach at Baylor College of Medicine, Dana is responsible for promoting the people and programs of the College to both internal and external audiences in a variety of ways, including e-communications and press releases. She has worked at the College since 2006 and has a background in institutional communications and newspaper reporting.



Julia Bernstein

Julia Bernstein

Julia Bernstein is a communications specialist at Baylor who writes on a variety of health topics including family and community medicine, psychiatry and pharmacology.




Graciela Gutierrez

Graciela Gutierrez

Graciela Gutierrez is the assistant director of media relations and communications. She writes press releases about general health topics, science publications and research as well as articles for the many communication outreach arms of Baylor. Gracie also helps organize and promote some of the events at the College and helps produce some of the video projects you see online. She has a background in broadcasting and has been with Baylor since August 2006.




Allison Huseman

Allison Mickey

Allison Mickey is a senior communications specialist in Office of Communications since June 2016. In her role, she shares the latest news, updates and stories from many of the departments and faculty here at Baylor, including cancer, emergency medicine, genetics and medical ethics. She has a background in marketing and public relations.



Dipali Pathak

Dipali Pathak

Dipali Pathak has been part of the Office of Communications & Community Relations since May 2007. As assistant director of communications involved in special projects, she works to communicate the important work and research of our faculty members within the Baylor community and beyond. Some of the areas that Dipali covers include nutrition, psychiatry, orthopedic surgery and news on all four of our schools at Baylor (Medical School, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, School of Allied Health Sciences and National School of Tropical Medicine).

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