Education

Our educational mission includes teaching graduate students and undergraduates, as well as medical, dental and other health care professionals.

The Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Genetics Department teaches a wide variety of courses, including those required for a Microbiology Minor.

Several of our faculty have been recognized as "Master Teachers" for their excellence and innovation in teaching.

• Dr. Brian Higgins (pictured right) has received the Abraham Flexner Excellence in Medical Education award 4 times.
     o For Leadership (2018)
     o For Outstanding Teaching Contribution (2016)
     o For Educational Innovation and Curriculum Development (2015)
     o For Faculty Development in Education (2015)
• Dr. Carol Pickett has received the Abraham Flexner Excellence in Medical Education Award for Innovation (2014).