Steinbach elected to AOA Medical Honor Society


The Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society elects a small number of students, faculty and alumni each year who exemplify the qualities of scholastic performance, leadership, fairness in dealing with colleagues, compassion for others, integrity of character, and service to the school and community at large. This fall Dr. Steinbach was elected to the Duke University School of Medicine chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. [More] 



Steinbach wins 2017 IDSA Oswald Avery Award


The Oswald Avery Award for early achievement is granted in recognition of outstanding achievement in an area of infectious diseases by an individual member or fellow of The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) who is 45 or younger. Steinbach is being recognized for quickly becoming an international leader as an investigator studying the molecular basis and clinical manifestations of invasive fungal infections. [More]




Our translationally-focused laboratory studies the molecular pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of Aspergillus fumigatus, a fungus which causes invasive aspergillosis.  Invasive aspergillosis is a leading infectious killer in immunocompromised patients with cancer or following transplantation.

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