Dr. Philip Rather Elected into the American Academy of Microbiology
January 28, 2019 - Dr. Philip Rather, Professor of Microbiology in the Emory School of Medicine, is among the 109 new fellows elected to The American Academy of Microbiology. Fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology, an honorific leadership group within the ASM, are elected annually through a highly selective, peer-review process, based on their records of scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced microbiology.
There are over 2,400 Fellows representing all subspecialties of the microbial sciences and involved in basic and applied research, teaching, public health, industry, and government service. In addition, Fellows hail from all around the globe. The “Class of 2019" represents fellows from France, Ireland, the Netherlands, Israel, Korea, Taiwan, and China.
Congratulations to Emily Crispell for receiving the 25th Anniversary ARCS Foundation Scholar award! The ARCS Foundation is a national organization that aims to advance science and technology in the United States by providing financial awards to academically outstanding students completing degrees in science, engineering
"A Call to Arms: The International Effort to Combat Antimicrobial Resistance"
Dr. William M. Shafer wrote an article for the Health@Emory blog, June 2015. Click here to read
"Exiting the Golden Age of Antibiotics for Treatment of Gonorrhea: What Can Be Done?"
Dr. William M. Shafer wrote an article for the Health@Emory blog, October 2014. Click here to read
"Ethanolamine Utilization in Clostridium
Congratulations to trainee Katie Nawrocki for receiving the Outstanding Graduate Student Poster award at the recent SE-ASM regional meeting held in Ponte Verda, FL. [Download Abstract]