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Ramakrishna Rao, PhD receives the 2016 Anne Maurer-Cecchini Award

Ramakrishna Rao, PhD, an associate professor of medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, recently received the...

Hilary Reno, MD, PhD and Kimberly Gray, EdD, MSN – Medical Consultants to the CDC

Hilary Reno, MD, PhD and Kimberly Gray, EdD, MSN, were selected to serve as medical consultants to the Division of...

Daniel E. Goldberg, MD, PhD announces T32 Training Grant Award

The ID division has been awarded a $4.2 M T32 training grant from NIAID. The Training Program, which has had...

IDWeek 2016 Presenters & Posters

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$8M dollar grant aids effort to eliminate elephantiasis

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has received a two-year, $8 million grant from the Bill & Melinda...

Kwon named National Academy of Medicine fellow

Fellowship will focus on critical issues in medicine and public health Jennie H. Kwon, DO, has been selected as a...

Zika Virus Testing in St. Louis Area

The purpose of this communication is to address any questions or concerns regarding Zika virus testing in the Saint Louis...

To curb antibiotic use, researchers study an unlikely prescriber: dentists

Research underway at Washington University seeks to reduce antibiotic use by focusing on a prescriber who doesn’t get too much...

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Michael S. Diamond, MD, PhD, among lead team of investigators at the newly named Bursky Center

  Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has received a $10 million gift to support research that harnesses...

Knowlton Incentive Award for Excellence

Brett Jagger, MD, PhD and Jason Burnham, MD, 2nd year fellows, each received a Knowlton Incentive Award for Excellence from...

Jennie H. Kwon, DO, MSCI and Jeff Henderson, MD, PhD among principal investigators of $2 million award to help prevent antibiotic resistance.

Funding is part of $14 million awarded by CDC to curb growing threat Four research teams at Washington University School...

Rupa Patel, MD, MPH, DTM&H named advisor to the pre-exposure (PrEP) Clinical Services of JHPIEGO

Dr Rupa Patel, Director of the PrEP Program at the WUSTL ID Clinic, has been named the HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis...

Website launched providing resources for pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV, or PrEP

Faculty at the Washington University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, assisted in the development of the recently launched...

Washington University Scientists Advance Zika Virus Research

Washington University School of Medicine Researchers successfully create mouse models to study the mysterious Zika Virus. Find out why Zika...

HEC-TV zika story

Dr. Rupa Patel Joins WHO Technical Advisory Group as PrEP Expert

Rupa Patel, MD, MPH, DTM&H, has recently been invited to the World Health Organization technical advisory group for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis...

Victoria Fraser, MD, Receives Citation of Merit from University of Missouri School of Medicine

Fraser, the Adolphus Busch Professor of Medicine, head of the Department of Medicine at Washington University and physician-in-chief at Barnes-Jewish...

Kavita Bhavan, MD, Fellow 2006, receives 2016 Gage Award

America’s Essential Hospitals has selected Dr. Kavita Bhavan’s submission, “Patient Engagement in Self-Care: OPAT at Parkland Hospital,” as the winning...

William Powderly, MD, inducted into Delta Omega Honorary Society in Public Health

William Powderly, MD, the Larry J. Shapiro Director of the Institute for Public Health as well as the J. William...

Steven J. Lawrence, MD, selected as Loeb Teaching Fellow

Steven J. Lawrence, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, has been selected as a Carol B. and Jerome T. Loeb Teaching Fellow...

Powderly wins award from Academic Women’s Network

William Powderly, MD, is the recipient of an award not given every year, the Pillar of Support Award. The award...