UTHealth and Gulf Coast Consortia Launch NIH T32 Training Program Grant on Antimicrobial Resistance

Cesar Arias, MD, PhD
Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, professor of internal medicine and director of the Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics at McGovern Medical School, has received a T32 institutional training grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases to launch a postdoctoral training program on antimicrobial resistance called the T32 Texas Medical Center Training Program in Antimicrobial Resistance (TPAMR).

“This is a breakthrough program that not only highlights the power and collaboration of the Texas Medical Center, but also allows for The University of Texas Health Science Center to attract the best young talent to tackle all the complexities of the antimicrobial resistance crisis,” said Arias, who also is the director of the Center for Infectious Diseases at the UTHealth School of Public Health.

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