Nathalia Holt, Ph.D.
RISE OF THE ROCKET GIRLS: The Women Who Propelled Us from Missiles to the Moon to Mars (Little, Brown, 2016)
CURED: How the Berlin Patients Defeated HIV and Forever Changed Medical Science (Dutton, 2014)

Nathalia Holt is an award-winning research scientist specializing in HIV biology. Her research has led to major developments in the HIV gene therapy field. She has trained at the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, the University of Southern California, and Tulane University. She lives with her husband and their daughters in Boston, Massachusetts.