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Dr. McCormack received his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in 1989 and completed a four year research associate postdoctoral position in the Department of Immunology at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in 1993. After this training he held various clinical positions as an assistant director and/or director of an HLA and Transplant Immunology Laboratory at Emory University Hospital, Baylor University Medical Center, and Scott & White Memorial Hospital from 1993-1998. Since then he has held several clinical and academic appointments, most recently as a visiting professor at Lipscomb University in the College of Natural and Applied Sciences. Dr. McCormack's scientific interests focus on the pathogenesis of infectious disease and the immunologic mechanisms integral to human transplantation. His academic teaching in the fields of Microbiology and Immunology emphasize the use of a case-based, problem solving approach that fosters the development of life-long learners.