By day SJ Gardiner is a clinical microbiologist, a pathologist specialising in the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases. After hours, she uses her medical background for criminal purposes - fictitious, of course.
She is a member of Sisters in Crime (US and Australian versions), Mystery Writers of America, International Thriller Writers, Romance Writers of America (Kiss of Death mystery/suspense chapter) and Romance Writers of Australia.
Isolation is her first novel.
You can follow her on twitter @SJ_Gardiner