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

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 […]


Microbes First annual Texas Medical Center Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Conference begins Jan. 17

The Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics (CARMiG) at McGovern Medical School is inviting researchers, faculty, and students out to the first annual Texas Medical Center Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Conference Jan. 17 through 19.


Dr. William Miller speaks with U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess at the Congressional Antimicrobial Resistance Fair in Washington, D.C. last month. CARMiG showcases research at national fair

Professors and researchers with the Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics (CARMiG) had the unique opportunity to promote McGovern Medical School’s ongoing research projects on antibiotic resistance at a national fair in Washington D.C. last month.


McGovern Medical School launches superbug research center

Earlier this year, the United Nations designated antibiotic resistance as a global health priority and emphasized that collaboration would be key to slowing the spread of deadly superbugs. With that in mind, Cesar Arias, M.D., Ph.D., was already at work forming the Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics (CARMiG) at McGovern Medical School, a multi-institutional effort to combat the global threat of antibiotic resistance.