Betsy Foxman, Director
Specializes in molecular epidemiology of infectious disease; also directs the UM center for Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases (MAC-EPID)
Public health systems/services, surveillance and field investigation of infectious diseases, uses of isolation and quarantine, assessment of the public health workforce, and public health in China
Aging and the host response to infection, and antibiotic resistance in long-term care geriatrics. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection.
Nosocomial infections and antibiotic resistance in nosocomial and community-acquired, antibiotic-resistant enterococci.
Molecular epidemiology of bacterial pathogens.
Infections and antimicrobial resistance in long-term care, pneumonia in older adults, and quality of care in nursing homes.
Emily Toth Martin
Clinical and molecular epidemiology of viral and bacterial diseases.
Occurrence, etiology and prevention of infectious diseases in industrialized and developing countries, frequency and cause of respiratory infections in families living in the community.
Virology and molecular diagnostics; development of molecular assays for the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases.
How bacteria interact with one another in environmental or medically relevant situations and the resulting ramifications for human health.
Prevention of infection with multi-drug resistant organisms including Carbapenem Eesistant Enterobacteriaceae and Clostridium difficile. Prevention of device associated infections including central line bloodstream infections and catheter associated urinary tract infections. Antimicrobial stewardship.
Ecology of infectious disease, spatial pattern analysis, global change and health.
Epidemiology of tuberculosis, biology of latent tuberculosis infection, virulence-related genetic variations among clinical strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and joint impact of microbial and host genetic diversities on the efficay of tuberculosis vaccines
Christy Zalewski - Information to come.