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  • Edward Kass Lectureship

    2014 Featured Lecturer

    Janet Gilsdorf, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS

    2014 Edward Kass LectureDr. Gilsdorf is the Robert P. Kelch Research Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Michigan Medical School and a professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. As director of the Haemophilus influenzae Research Laboratory at the University of Michigan, Dr. Gilsdorf supervises studies of the structural, functional, immunologic, and epidemiologic properties of H. influenzae virulence factors. She also serves as co-director of the Center for Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases at Michigan. Dr. Gilsdorf actively participates in the diagnosis and management of pediatric inpatients and outpatients at C. S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich., and teaches in the M1 Microbiology and Infectious Diseases sequence at the medical school. She participates in the clinical training of medical students, pediatric residents, and pediatric infectious diseases fellows and the scientific training of masters, doctoral, and post-doctoral students.


    Past Edward Kass Lecturers 

    2013 Peter Hotez, MD, PhD
    2012 Elaine L. Larson, PhD, RN, FIDSA
    2011 Larry Pickering, MD
    2010 Richard Wenzel, MD, MPH
    2009 Paul A. Volberding, MD
    2008 Arturo Casadevall, MD
    2007 David Relman, MD
    2006 Wafaa El-Sadr, MD
    2005 Constance A. Benson, MD
    2004 Lucy Tompkins, MD, PhD
    2003 Seymour J. Klebanoff, MD, PhD
    2002 Stanley A. Plotkin, MD
    2001 John G. Bartlett, MD
    2000 Walter Stamm, MD
    1999 Sharon Hillier, PhD
    1998 Martin Blaser, MD
    1997 Judith Wasserheit, MD
    1996 Charles S. Bryan, MD
    1995 Alfred Evans, MD
    1994 Jay Sanford, MD
    1993 Floyd Denny, MD
    1992 Allan Brandt
    1991 Theodore Woodward, MD



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