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Britt Andersen, graduate student in Dr. Weil’s Lab, and colleagues uncover molecular changes associated with treating lymphatic filariasis

The Global Program to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis delivers mass drug administration to 500 million people each year, and adverse events...

Molecular determinant of fluke’s switch from intestinal to hepatic habitat in humans

Dr. Makedonka Mitreva  and colleagues find novel insights into the genome evolution of the intestinal and liver flukes of Fasciolidae; flukes...

Jennie H. Kwon, DO, MSCI, receives Emerging Leader Award from her alma mater

The Emerging Leader Award is granted annually to a Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine Midwestern University (CCOM) alumnus who has...

Don’t miss Matifadza G. Hlatshwayo, MD, MPH, instructor of medicine, presentation U=U at the Rep Sept 25

Join the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis for a dynamic exploration into the past, present and future of HIV/AIDS treatment...

Dr. Jonathan H. Sheehan joins the Infectious Diseases Division

Jonathan Sheehan, PhD joined the  Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Assistant Professor on July...

Dr. Carlos Mejia joins the Infectious Diseases Division

Dr. Carlos Mejia joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Instructor on July 1,...

Dr. Cristina Vazquez Gilliamet joins the Infectious Diseases Division

Dr. Cristina Vazquez Gilliamet joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Assistant Professor on...

Dr. Muthulingam Dharushana joins the Division of Infectious Diseases

Dr. Dharushana Muthulingam joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Instructor on July 1,...

Dr. Bruse Rosa joins the Division of Infectious Diseases

Dr. Bruce Rosa joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases Division as an Assistant Professor on...

Dr. James White joins the Division of Infectious Diseases

Dr. James White joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Instructor on July 1,...

Dr. Aaloke Mody joins the Division of Infectious Diseases

Dr. Aaloke Mody joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases as an Instructor on July 1,...

Philip Budge, MD, PhD, amoung three physician-scientists to receive Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Awards

Three physician-scientists from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have received a 2019 Clinical Scientist Development Award from...

Elvin H. Geng, MD, MPH joins the Infectious Diseases Division faculty as professor of medicine

The Department of Medicine and the Institute for Public Health are delighted to announce the appointment of Elvin H. Geng,...

Diamond honored with 2019 Stanley J. Korsmeyer Award

Michael S. Diamond, MD, PhD, an infectious diseases specialist at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has been...

Jeffrey Henderson, MD, PhD and colleagues find signature molecule that may help to identify people at high risk for developing C. diff

Antibiotics are known to upset the balance of bacteria in the intestinal tract. In some cases, antibiotics can cause the...

Powderly honored with Distinguished Graduate Award by University College Dublin (UCD) Medical Graduates Association

William G. Powderly, MD, the J. William Campbell Professor of Medicine & Co-director, Infectious Diseases Division, received the UCD Medical...

New study published by Dr. Mitreva and collaborators identified inhibitors of key chokepoint enzymes that share potentially pan-intestinal and pan-phylum efficacy!

A new study published by Dr. Mitreva and collaborators identified 17 inhibitors of key chokepoint enzymes that share efficacy across...

DOLF project, headed by Gary Weil, MD, professor of medicine, announces major publication in PLOS Medicine

The DOLF Project is proud to announce publication in PLOS Medicine of results from major safety study investigating the use...

Powderly to lead Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences

Powderly to lead Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences

Medicine residency house staff honor Gerome Escota, MD, assistant professor of medicine, infectious diseases

Congratulations, Gerome Escota, for being awarded not one, but two, Teaching Faculty of the Year Awards, in Infectious Disease and...