Dr. Ledeboer’s primary responsibility is for the medical and technical oversight of the Clinical Microbiology and Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories. In this role he oversees development and implementation of new assays, oversees and sign out all testing performed in these laboratories, and consults with physician colleagues regarding test results and selection. He also consults with members of the Division of Anatomic Pathology regarding identification of microorganisms on surgical pathology specimens.
Development of rapid molecular techniques for detection of infectious diseases
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus antimicrobial resistance
Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus detection
Molecular detection and epidemiology of Respiratory Viruses