James R. Davis, Ph.D
Teaching Fellowship, Department of Biology, University of Houston, Houston, TX
Dr. Davis received his Ph.D. in microbiology from the University of Houston in 1965, and completed his postdoctoral training there as well. He then joined the faculty at The University of Texas Dental Branch in Houston as an Assistant Professor of Microbiology. In 1968, Dr. Davis received an appointment at the Baylor College of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Microbiology. He became an Associate Professor there in 1973, and held that appointment until he assumed his current positions at Methodist in 2004.
Dr. Davis conducts comparative effectiveness research in clinical pathology.
Pathology, microbiology, comparative effectiveness.
Granville LA, Cernoch P, Land GA, Davis JR. Performance assessment of the fecal leukocyte test for inpatients. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Mar;42(3):1254-6.
Rossmann SN, Cernoch PL, Davis JR. Dematiaceous fungi are an increasing cause of human
disease. Clin Infect Dis. 1996 Jan;22(1):73-80.
Stager CE, Fraire AE, Kim HS, Estrada R, Davis JR, Greenberg D, Guy ES, Guntupalli KK, McBride RA. Modification of the fungi-fluor and the genetic systems fluorescent antibody methods for detection of Pneumocystis carinii in bronchoalveolar lavage specimens. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1995 Feb;119(2):142-7.