Dr. She obtained her MD from UC San Diego School of Medicine, then completed anatomic and clinical pathology residency and medical microbiology fellowship training at the University of Utah/ARUP Laboratories. She joined the faculty of Keck School of Medicine of USC in 2012 where she is Associate Professor of Clinical Pathology and the Director of Microbiology at the Keck Medical Center.
Robert L. Sautter
Robert L. Sautter obtained his B.S. and M.S. degrees at Eastern Michigan University and a Ph.D. in microbiology from Wayne State University. He is the principle for RL Sautter Consulting LLC in SC. Some Past affiliations over 44 years include: Director of Microbiology and Point of Care for Carolinas Pathology Group, Charlotte NC and PinnacleHealth Harrisburg PA, Director for a County Health Laboratory, and a CLIA medical laboratory director for 20 years, 1995-2015.
Dr. Sautter served as clinical microbiology Chair of the American Society for Microbiology. He also served on CLIAC and Board of Scientific Counselors OID committees at CDC.
Affiliation is RL Sautter Consulting LLC, Lancaster, SC.
MD, Ph.D, D.(ABMM), MT(ASCP)
Dr. Dunn is currently the Director of the Medical Microbiology and Virology Laboratories at Texas Children's Hospital and Associate Professor of Pathology and Immunology at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed his Ph.D. in Pathology and Microbiology at the Nebraska Medical Center and did his post-doctoral fellowship in Medical and Public Health Microbiology at the University of Utah and ARUP Laboratories. He is board certified by the American Board of Medical Microbiology and is an active member of several national and regional microbiology organizations. Dr. Dunn’s research interests include the development and implementation of clinical molecular diagnostic assays for viral and bacterial infectious diseases. He has largely focused on testing for clinical syndromes involving the respiratory tract, central nervous system, and gastrointestinal tract. He has assessed the utility of rapid diagnosis of infection for these conditions and their impact on patient management, infection control practices, and healthcare utilization.
Duane W. Newton
MD, PhD, D(ABMM), FIDSA
Dr. Newton is the Director, Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, and Associate Director, Division of Clinical Pathology at Michigan Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI. He has been at UM since 2002 and also holds faculty positions in UM Medical School (Professor of Pathology), and UM School of Public Health (Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology). Dr. Newton has published in multiple areas of clinical microbiology and has a particular interest in conducting studies demonstrating improved clinical outcomes using novel technologies.
MD, PhD, D(ABMM)
Dr. Gerald Capraro has been the Medical Director of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory for Atrium Health since November 2015. Prior to that he was Assistant Professor of Pathology & Translational Pathobiology at LSU Health School of Medicine, where he was the Medical Director of the Clinical Microbiology and Diagnostic Virology laboratories for University Health – Shreveport. He earned his PhD from Wake Forest University in Microbiology and Immunology and completed Fellowship training in Clinical and Public Health Microbiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, NE. He is Board Certified in Medical Microbiology by the American Board of Medical Microbiology. His research interests include the molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance and microbial virulence, and the development of molecular diagnostic assays for infectious diseases. Dr. Capraro is a member of the editorial boards for the Journal of Clinical Microbiology and LabMedicine and is active in the American Society for Microbiology (ASM), the Pan-American Society for Clinical Virology (PASCV), the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP), and the Southeastern Association of Clinical Microbiology (SEACM).