Title of the talk
Host conditions determine the bacterial aggregation mechanisms producing antibiotic tolerance
Singh graduated from Columbia University in New York City and earned his MD at Northwestern University Medical School. He is currently Professor of Microbiology and Medicine and Director of the Cystic Fibrosis Research Development Program at the University of Washington. Singh’s work has improved understanding of bacterial infections and investigated new therapies. He has received the Leroy Matthews Physician-Scientist Award from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Parker B. Francis Research Award in Pulmonary Medicine and the Clinical Scientist in Translational Research Award from the Burroughs Wellcome Fund. Singh has been elected to the American Academy of Microbiology, the American Association of Physicians, and received an NIH Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research.