Diagnostics and clinical microbiology – Key Faculty

Associate Professor of Medicine




Dr. Budge specializes in translational, public health-related research, with a special focus on filarial infections—insect-borne threadlike parasitic worms that cause lymphatic filariasis (elephantiasis), onchocerciasis (river blindness), and loiasis (African eye worm).

Instructor in Medicine


Research Interest: clinical research, bacterial genomics and molecular microbiology to identify host and microbial determinants of understudied infections, such as non-hospital acquired Acinetobacter baumannii infections and Staphylococcus aureus blood stream infections in persons who inject drugs (collaboration with Laura Marks, MD, PhD, ID division).

Instructor in Medicine

Miguel A. Chavez, MD MSc is currently working with the BJH-Antimicrobial Stewardship program and the division of Hospital Medicine in the department of Internal Medicine as an Instructor.


Gregory Storch, MD

Ruth L Siteman Professor of Pediatrics



Research interest: Virology and the molecular identification of new and emerging pathogens.

David K. Warren, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine




Dr. Warren specializes in clinical research in Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Prevention, with a special focus on the epidemiology and prevention of device-related infections and surgical site infections, plus improving diagnostic stewardship of microbiological testing to accurately diagnose infectious diseases.

Carey-Ann D. Burnham, PhD, D(ABMM), FIDSA

Professor of Pathology & Immunology, Molecular Microbiology, Pediatrics, and Medicine



Research Interest: resistance, with a focus on the transmission and epidemiology of multidrug resistant organisms (MDROs).

Full Bio

Neil W. Anderson, MD, D(ABMM) – Identifying microorganisms from blood cultures.
Assistant Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Director, Residency Program