Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, announces the graduation of Kyle Anthony Floyd of Rockmart. Floyd is a member of the Class of 2017.
Floyd earned a Doctor of Philosophy degree, majoring in microbiology and immunology.
Floyd recently started in a post-doctoral research position at the University of California, Santa Cruz, in which he will be studying the bacteria that causes the disease cholera.
He is a graduate of Rockmart High School, and the son of Tim and Sylvia Floyd of Rockmart.