80. Diagnosis of Bacterial Vaginosis: Diagnostic Challenges
Session: Meet-the-Professor Session: Emerging Issues in the Diagnosis of STIs
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 7:35 AM
Room: S 214-216
Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP, Medicine/Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL

Dr. Marrazzo is Professor of Medicine and Director of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She is internationally recognized for her research and education efforts in the field of sexually transmitted infections, especially as they affect women’s health. She is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Dr. Marrazzo has chaired the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Council, and the ABIM Infectious Disease Specialty Board. She is board certified in Infectious Disease. She conducts research on the human microbiome, specifically as it relates to female reproductive tract infections and hormonal contraception. Her other research interests include prevention of HIV infection using biomedical interventions, including PrEP and microbicides. Other research interests include pathogenesis and management of bacterial vaginosis, sexually transmitted diseases in HIV-infected persons, and management of antibiotic resistance in gonorrhea.


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J. Marrazzo, Cepheid: Grant Investigator , Research grant .

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