Microbiology & Virology

The Clinical Microbiology laboratory at Nebraska Medicine provides a comprehensive menu of clinical medicine testing services including bacteriology, virology, mycobacteriology, mycology, serology and antimicrobial susceptibility testing. Services are provided by expert laboratory scientists, many who have subspecialty training and certification. Paul D Fey, Ph.D., D(ABMM) is the medical director and Amy Crismon, MT(ASCP) SM is the manager.  Information about our CPEP Clinical Microbiology Fellowship can be found here (“here should be linked to CPEP program website http://www.unmc.edu/pathology/residencies-fellowships/fellowships/clinical-microbiology.html).  As part of our support for translational and clinical research, the laboratory offers assistance with establishing protocols and laboratory procedures that require microbiology related information.  

Clinical research inquiries and other questions related to general microbiology can be directed to Peter Iwen, Ph.D., ABMM. Consultation regarding virology, serology and overall operation can be directed to Steven Hinrichs, M.D.