Personal profile

Dr. Long received his MD degree in 2007 from The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston TX, where he also earned a PhD in Experimental Pathology. While at UTMB, he was the recipient of a McLaughlin Fellowship for Immunity and Infectious Disease and a Sealy Center for Vaccine Development fellowship. After finishing his doctoral studies, Dr. Long completed a clinical pathology residency at Houston Methodist. He currently serves as a member of the Editorial Board for Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. Dr. Long joined Houston Methodist Hospital in 2011, and received his faculty appointment at the Weill Cornell Medical College in 2012. 

Research interests

Dr. Long’s research centers on functional genomics of multidrug-resistant bacterial strains to identify novel drug targets. He is currently focusing his work on MRSA (methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus) and Klebsiella pneumoniae, both of which readily acquire resistance to several different types of antibiotics and are prevalent in the hospital setting.

Keywords

    Research Area Keywords

  • Infectious Disease & Pathology
  • Systems Medicine & Bioinformatics
  • Outcomes, Quality & Health Care Performance

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Genome
Concept: Genome
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ehrlichia chaffeensis
Concept: Ehrlichia chaffeensis
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ehrlichia
Concept: Ehrlichia
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Klebsiella pneumoniae
Concept: Klebsiella pneumoniae
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Virulence
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Infection
Concept: Infection
Weight: 36%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Streptococcus
Concept: Streptococcus
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Concept: Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ehrlichiosis
Concept: Ehrlichiosis
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Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ixodidae
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Journals

Infection and Immunity

ISSNs: 0019-9567

American Society for Microbiology

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4

Journal of Clinical Microbiology

ISSNs: 0095-1137

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1098-660X

American Society for Microbiology

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Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

ISSNs: 0003-9985, 1543-2165, 0363-0153

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1543-2165

College of American Pathologists

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3

mBio

ISSNs: 2161-2129

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 2150-7511

American Society for Microbiology

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2

Journal of Pathology Informatics

ISSNs: 2153-3539, 2229-5089

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Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 2.68 SJR 0.871 SNIP 1.338

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Research Institute

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Department of Pharmacy

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Department of Surgery

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Houston Methodist Research Institute

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UT Medical Branch at Galveston

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Argonne Natl Lab

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University of Chicago

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University of Chicago

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Shared Pub. External co-authors

Concepcion C. Cantu

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Patricia Cernoch

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Xue Jie Yu

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Matthew Ojeda Saavedra

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Thomas Brettin

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