Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology

The University of Virginia Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology is a central component of the Infectious Diseases Program, with 10 of the mentors having primary appointments in the department.

  • Timothy P. Bender
  • Alison K. Criss
  • Daniel A. Engel
  • Ian J. Glomski
  • Young S. Hahn
  • Marie-Louise Hammarskjold
  • Dean H. Kedes
  • Melissa M. Kendall
  • Ulrike M. Lorenz
  • David M. Rekosh


and 8 mentors with joint appointments in the department:

  • Thomas J. Braciale
  • Michael G. Brown
  • Timothy N. Bullock
  • Eik L. Hewlett
  • Barbara J. Mann
  • William A. Petri
  • Gail W. Wertz
  • Judith M. White

 

A major programmatic contribution of the Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology Department to the training environment is the graduate student course on microbial pathogenesis (MICR 8401 - Microbial Pathogenesis), which is a required course for Infectious Diseases predoctoral trainees and is organized and taught by the faculty of the Infectious Diseases Training Program.

Link to the Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology Website