Positions

Distinguished Service Professor
Medicine-Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Professor of Microbiology and Molecular Virology
Medicine-Infectious Disease
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, United States
Infectious Disease Section
Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Houston, Texas, United States
Chief from 1971-2012

Education

Fellowship at Tufts University: New England Medical Center Hospitals (Dr. Louis Weinstein)
NIH Trainee
Residency at Tufts University: New England Medical Center Hospitals
Senior Medical Resident
Internship at Columbia Medical Division, Bellevue Hospital
MD from Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
AB from Harvard University
magna cum laude

Certifications

Board Certified
American Board of Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Honors & Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award
John P. McGovern Outstanding Teaching Award
Election by medical students

Professional Interests

  • Infectious diseases
  • Pathogenesis of bacterial infections and host responses