College of Health Sciences
Dr. Schroeder received her Ph.D in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Minnesota in 2005. She also has a Masters degree in Business Administration and a Bachelors degree in Microbiology. She has been teaching at Walden University since 2008 where she is the lead faculty for PUBH 6128: Biological Foundations in Public Health. At other universities, she has taught Biology of Women and Biochemistry. Professionally, Dr. Schroeder has been a researcher in both the university and private sectors focusing on a variety of areas including viral infection mechanisms, DNA transcription factor regulation, stem cell research, cell based therapies, and tissue engineering. She has published peer-reviewed articles in the area of DNA transcription factor regulation and has patents in cell based therapies and tissue engineering.