RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., May 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- bioMONTR Labs is proud to announce that its Laboratory Director, Dr. Susan Fiscus, has been named as the 2017 recipient of the Ed Nowakowski Senior Memorial Clinical Virology Award presented by the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology. This accolade is awarded to individuals who have made a major impact on the epidemiology, treatment or understanding of the pathogenesis of viral diseases.
Prior to joining bioMONTR Labs, Dr. Fiscus served as the director of UNC's Retrovirology Core Laboratory. Preceding her 25-year career at UNC, Dr. Fiscus earned her bachelor's degree from Bates College, her master's degree in botany from Duke University and her doctoral degree in microbiology from Colorado State University. During her time at UNC, Fiscus worked on studies for the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG), the Pediatric ACTG, the HIV Prevention Trials Network, and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) among other organizations.
Each year, PASCV's awards program provides an array of awards that recognize the contributions made by individuals to the field of clinical virology. These awards will be presented next week during the 2017 Clinical Virology Symposium in Savannah, Georgia.
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