Becker receives G.E.R.M. grant

Greta Becker, a second-year medical student, received a Grants for Emerging Researcher/Clinical Mentorship (G.E.R.M.) from the Infectious Diseases Society of America Foundation (IDSA) and the HIV Medicine Association. Under the supervision of Robert Blount, MD, assistant professor in Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine, Becker will use the funds from this grant to examine the […]

Blount to examine impact of air pollution on TB risk

Robert Blount, MD, MAS, Assistant Professor in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine, received a one-year $40,000 pilot grant from the Environmental Health Sciences Research Center (EHSRC). EHSRC funds and assists health professionals who have dedicated research targeted toward advancing knowledge of environmental health. Dr. Blount plans to use these funds to […]