Zhihong is a Research Technician in the Hirschey Lab at the Molecular Physiology Institute in the Duke University School of Medicine. Her areas of expertise include molecular biology and mouse strain management. Before joining the Hirschey Lab, Zhihong was a Research Technician in the Department of Genetics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from 2009 to 2014 and worked at the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY from 2000 to 2009.