Field Notes

Thomas G. Ksiazek, PH.D.,

Thomas G. Ksiazek, PH.D.,

Thomas G. Ksiazek, PH.D., professor of pathology at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) and director of high containment operations for the Galveston National Laboratory, was recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 6th annual International Symposium on Filoviruses, which brings together experts from around the world to discuss advances in the diagnosis, treatment and control of Ebola and Marburg viruses. Ksiazek also directs the National Biodefense Training Center, which provides researchers with the skills necessary to work safely with deadly pathogens in high-containment laboratories.

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