Carolyn Shore, Ph.D., is an Officer for The Pew Charitable Trusts’ Antibiotic Resistance Project. Pew is an independent, nonpartisan research and policy organization which has focused for several years on developing and advocating for policies to encourage the innovation of antibiotics. Prior to Pew, Dr. Shore served as a Foreign Affairs Officer in the Office of Agriculture, Biotechnology, and Textile Trade Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and as an American Society for Microbiology Congressional Science Fellow in the U.S. House of Representatives. She holds a B.A. in biology from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst and a Ph.D. in microbiology and molecular genetics from Harvard University.
Dr. Shore will be joining us at World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress USA 2016 to speak about ‘A Scientific Roadmap for Antibiotic Discovery: could a targeted research initiative jumpstart antibiotic discovery?’ This session will focus on tackling scientific barriers that impede new antibacterial discovery, generating knowledge, tools, and methodologies to spur innovation, and establishing a framework for sharing information, expertise and materials across the research community. To hear from Dr. Carolyn Shore and other industry experts, attend World Anti-Microbial Resistance Congress USA 2016 held September 8-9 in Washington, DC.