Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (1995)
Medical School
Baylor College of Medicine (1999)
Baylor College of Medicine (2002), Internal Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine (2003), Internal Medicine
National Institutes of Health (2006), Infectious Diseases

Research Interest

  • Acinetobacter baumannii
  • Antimicrobial development
  • Burkholderia cepacia complex
  • Gram-negative Bacterial Infections
  • Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Cefiderocol Retains Antibiofilm Activity in Multidrug-Resistant Gram-Negative Pathogens.
Pybus CA, Felder-Scott C, Obuekwe V, Greenberg DE, Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2021 Jan 65 2
Discovery and characterization of New Delhi metallo-ß-lactamase-1 inhibitor peptides that potentiate meropenem-dependent killing of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae.
Kazi MI, Perry BW, Card DC, Schargel RD, Ali HB, Obuekwe VC, Sapkota M, Kang KN, Pellegrino MW, Greenberg DE, Castoe TA, Boll JM, J Antimicrob Chemother 2020 Oct 75 10 2843-2851

Honors & Awards

  • The University of Texas Kenneth I. Shine, M.D. Academy of Health Science Education
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2019)
  • Regents' Outstanding Teacher Award
  • Southwestern Association of Teachers
  • Excellence in Education Award
  • Excellence in Education Award UTSW
  • Excellence in Education Award UTSW
  • National Institutes of Health
    Director’s Award (2007)
  • National Institutes of Health
    Fellows Award for Research Excellence (2006)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society for Microbiology
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Society for Leukocyte Biology