Dr. George L. Drusano is Director of the Institute for Therapeutic Innovation of the University of Florida. His area of interest is mathematical modeling and resistance suppression. The Laboratory is fully NIH/NIAID funded. His CV shows 339 citations. He has won multiple national/international awards. He serves as a consultant to NIAID and CDC on Biodefense issues. He was Chair of the Gordon Conference on New Antimicrobial Discovery and Development. He was named to the Scientific Advisory Committee for the Global Antibiotic Research and Development Partnership (GARDP). He was also named to a WHO Guideline Committee.