New & Noteworthy


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An Interview with New President Linnie Golightly

Linnie Golightly, MD, Associate Professor in Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology and Associate Dean of Diversity and Inclusion at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City, recently  assumed the role of ASTMH President. She discusses her priorities for 2024, the recent rise of anti-science sentiments and maintaining funding for biomedical research.


A Conversation with CEO Emeritus Karen A. Goraleski

After 13 years as ASTMH CEO, Karen A. Goraleski has passed the baton. Read about her efforts to broaden the Society’s international connections and why members have a responsibility to work in their local communities to build back trust in science.