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November 2018: Publication in Frontiers in Microbiology


The manuscript “The MtrCDE Efflux Pump Contributes to Survival of Neisseria gonorrhoeae From Human Neutrophils and Their Antimicrobial Components” was accepted for publication in Frontiers in Microbiology. Congratulations to former…

October 2018: Asya selected for Developmental Research Project Award


Congratulations to Asya, who was selected to receive a Developmental Research Project Award from the “Ecopathogenomics of Sexually Transmitted Infections” Cooperative Research Center! The CRC is funded by a NIH…

September 2018: Asya and Alison at International Pathogenic Neisseria Conference


Asya and Alison traveled to Asilomar, California to present at the International Pathogenic Neisseria Conference. Asya presented a poster, and Alison gave talks in a plenary session and at a workshop.

September 2018: Stephanie Ragland, PhD


Congratulations to newly minted PhD Stephanie! We wish her all the best as she starts her postdoc with Jon Kagan at Harvard Medical School.

August 2018: Alison judges Pandemics Simulation at the Batten School


Alison served as an expert judge for the Pandemic Simulation, hosted by the Center for Leadership Simulation and Gaming in the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy at…

July 2018: Alison receives tenure


Alison was awarded tenure at the University of Virginia School of Medicine!

International Pathogenic Neisseria Conference 2012


September 2012:  Alison, Louise, Brittany, Jonathan, Asya, and Rick attended the International Pathogenic Neisseria Conference in Würzburg, Germany in September 2012.  Brittany gave a talk and Louise, Jonathan, Asya, and…