Towards a Predictive Approach to Bacterial Evolution in Response to Antibiotics and Vaccines

Seminar Details
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Marc Lipsitch, DPhil
Professor of Epidemiology
Director, Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Ford Auditorium 

The Fekety lectureship was established in 1992 to recognize Dr. Robert Fekety's 25 years at the University of Michigan and his continued commitment to excellence in education, research, and patient care. Dr. Fekety, founder of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Michigan, is noted as being one of the most outstanding teachers at the University of Michigan Medical School. He is also one of the discoverers of clostridium difficile colitis and key investigators in diagnostic methods, clinical microbiology, epidemiology and treatment options for the disease.