ABMM Diplomates

The American Board of Medical Microbiology (ABMM) certification demonstrates a commitment to professional development and provides recognition for specialized knowledge and skill in the field of medical microbiology.
ABMM Diplomates are doctoral-level microbiologists who are certified to direct medical and public health microbiology laboratories. Diplomate status is earned through successful examination and rigorous educational and experiential requirements. 



Below we recognize ABMM Diplomates certified in 2023:
  • Reham H. Abdelmonem, M.D., D(ABMM), Andalusia Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt.
  • Andrew Bryan, Ph.D., D(ABMM), University of Washington, Seattle.
  • Victoria L. Campodónico, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Maryland Department of Health, Baltimore.
  • Aaron Carlin, Ph.D., D(ABMM), University of California, San Diego.
  • June L. Chan, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York.
  • Courtney E. Comar, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia.
  • Julia M. Craven, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Lexar Laboratories, Lexington, Ky.
  • James Everhart D.O., D(ABMM), South Coast Health, Savannah, Ga.
  • John A. Fissel, Ph.D., D(ABMM), TriCore Reference Laboratories, Albuquerque, N.M.
  • Nina J. Gao, Ph.D., D(ABMM), University of Maryland, Baltimore.
  • Kenneth C. Gavina, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Indiana University School of Medicine & Indiana University Health Physicians, Indianapolis.
  • Samantha R. Giffen, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga.
  • Migena Haldeda, M.D., D(ABMM), Corewell Health East, Detroit.
  • Robert Hamilton-Seth, M.D., D(ABMM), Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City.
  • Julia D. Hankins, Ph.D., D(ABMM), University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City.
  • Mondraya F. Howard, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Pennsylvania Medicine Lancaster General Health.
  • Ellen N. Kersh, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga.
  • Haseeba Khan, M.D., D(ABMM), Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis.
  • Do Young Kim, M.D., D(ABMM), Chicago Department of Public Health, Ill.
  • Kendall Kling, M.D., D(ABMM), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill.
  • Jeffrey M. Kubiak, Ph.D., D(ABMM), University of Minnesota Medical Center, Minneapolis.
  • Angela M. Ma, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Public Health Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Jordan K. Mah, M.D., D(ABMM), Duke University, Durham, N.C.
  • Joel J. Maki, Ph.D., D(ABMM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa.
  • Atanaska M. Marinova-Petkova, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Ga.
  • Anisha Misra, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Cleveland Clinic, Ohio.
  • Angelica Moran, Ph.D., D(ABMM), University of Chicago Medicine Center, Ill.
  • Manohar B. Mutnal, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Baylor Scott and White Medical Center, Temple, Texas.
  • Erika P. Orner, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, N.Y.
  • Atit Shah, M.D., D(ABMM), NHL Municipal Medical College, Ahmedabad, India.
  • Craig D. Soutar, Ph.D., (ABMM), Saskatchewan Health Authority, Regina, Canada.
  • Lili Tao, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Nicole J. Tarlton, Ph.D., D(ABMM), NorthShore University HealthSystem, Evanston, Ill.
  • Gabriela Uribe, Ph.D., D(ABMM), TriCore Reference Laboratories, Albuquerque, N.M.
  • Taylor A. Wahlig, Ph.D., D(ABMM), Marshfield Clinic Health System, Wisc.
  • Eugene Y. H. Yeung, M.B.Ch.B., D(ABMM), Lifelabs, Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.