Mary Ann Comunale

Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology at Drexel University College of Medicine

Mary Ann Comunale

Dept. of Microbiology & Immunology at Drexel University College of Medicine

Biography

Mary Ann Comunale, EdD, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology at Drexel University College of Medicine, and director of the Center for Scientific Communications and Outreach. As an educator, Dr. Comunale is interested in the use of novel learning technologies in higher educational settings. She designs serious games that teach topics in infectious disease, and conducts research on the effectiveness of serious games in higher education. Dr. Comunale also works to provide opportunities for Drexel students to develop the skills required to become change leaders within their discipline while strengthening ties with the Philadelphia community through education and service.