2016

Jacques Grosset, MD
"From the bedside to the bench: tuberculosis and antibiotics"
Emory TB/HIV Research Group Seminar
December 2016

Stephanie Pouch, MD, MS
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
"Multidrug-Resistant Organisms in Solid Organ Transplantation"
December 2016

David S. Weiss, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Director, Emory Antibiotic Resistance Center
Emory University School of Medicine and Emory Vaccine Center

"Antibiotic heteroresistance as a cause of unexplained treatment failure"
October 2016

Robert Tauxe, MD, MPH
Director, Division of Foodborne, Waterborne and Environmental Diseases National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control
"Whole Genome Sequencing and the Transformation Of Public Health Surveillance (for Enteric Bacterial Infections)"
October 2016

Richard Lenski, PhD
Michigan State University
"Time Travel in Experimental Evolution: Phenotypic and Genomic Dynamics in E. coli over 65,000 Generations"
September 2016

Mark Smeltzer, PhD
"Novel approaches to combat Staphylococcus aureus orthopaedic infections"
Microbiology and molecular Genetics Program Seminar
September 2016

Robert Gaynes, MD
"The Discovery of Penicillin: New Insightes after 75 Years of Clinical Use"
ID Seminar
September 2016 

James J. Collins, MD
"Radical Approaches to Antibiotics and Antibiotic Resistance"
August 2016

Jay Steinberg, MD, Jay Varkey, MD, Jesse Jacob, MD, B. Robinson Williams, MD
“Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia:  Common Conundrums and Clinical Pearls”
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
May 2016

Colleen S. Kraft, MD
Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
"The Emory Fecal Transplant Program Past, Present and Future"
ID Seminar
April 2016

Stephen D. Bentley 
Principal Scientist Pathogen Genomics, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
"Evolution of pneumococcal genome towards evading the effects of vaccines and antibiotics"
Global Health Seminar
April 2016 

John LiPuma, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Michigan
"Things I was taught about infection in CF that are not true"
Pediatric Research Alliance
April 2016

John K. Spitnagel, MD
Former Chair of Microbiology and Immunology
"Cytolysin-mediated translocation in Streptococcus pyogenes"
Annual John Spitznagel Seminar
April 2016

Cheryl L. Day, PhD
Assistant Professor Department of Microbiology & Immunology Emory Vaccine Center
"Cellular Immune Responses to Mycobacterium Tuberculosis in HIV/TB Co-Infection”
ID Seminar
April 2016

Jason Goldman, MD
Infectious Diseases Fellow, University of Washington
"Infusion-compatible Antibiotics for Rapid Administration in Cancer Outpatients with Septic Shock: the "Sepsis STAT Pack""
ID Seminar
March 2016

Tim Read, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Emory University Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases 
"Genomics & antibiotic resistance"
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Program Seminar
March 2016

John M. Boyce, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine
"Hand Hygiene: Current and Future Trends"
ID Seminar
March 2016 

Deborah Dean, MD, MPH
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute
"Chlamydia, Zoonoses, and Evolution"
Emory ID Seminar
February 2016

Amy Spoering, PhD
Director of Biological Research, NovoBiotic Pharmaceuticals 
"A Non-traditional Approach to Cultivation of Microbes for Antibiotic Drug Discovery"
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Program Seminar
February 22, 2016

Philip N. Rather, PhD
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University
"Quorum Sensing and Phase Variation Regulate Virulence in Acinetobacter baumannii"
Infectious Diseases Seminar
February 11, 2016 

Maira Koytia, PhD
Biology Department, Spelman College
"How Neisseria gonorrhoeae survives and uses host-derived factors"
MMG Seminar Series
February 8, 2016

Philip N, Rather, PhD
Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University
"Role of quorum sensing and phase variation in Acinetobacter baumannii virulence"
Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Program Seminar
January 25, 2016

Barbara Murray, MD
“Enterococci: Let's Stick to Adhesins”
Professor and Director, Division of Infectious Diseases University of Texas Medical School
Antibiotic Resistance Symposium
January 14, 2016

Louis Rice, MD
“Cell wall synthesis proteins and resistance to β–lactam antibiotics in Enterococcus faecium”
Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine Brown University Medical School
Antibiotic Resistance Symposium
January 14, 2016

Gerard Wright, PhD
“Rescuing legacy antibiotics with antibiotic adjuvants”
Professor and Director, DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research McMaster University
Antibiotic Resistance Symposium
January 14, 2016