Lihua Xiao(肖立华)

Lihua Xiao(肖立华)

 学科:预防兽医学
电话/传真:020-85284899
电子邮件:ixiao@scau.edu.cn
通讯地址:广州市天河区五山路483号 华南农业大学兽医学院 510642        

Lihua Xiao received his veterinary education in China and his PhD and postdoctoral training in parasitology in the United States. He is now Distinguished Professor at South China Agricultural University. His most recent employment was Principal Investigator and Research Microbiologist in the Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), USA during 1993-2018. His earlier research interests were mostly in the immunopathogenesis of HIV and malaria. For the last 25 years, he has focused mostly on the diagnosis, molecular epidemiology, comparative genomics, and ecology of foodborne, waterborne, and zoonotic parasites, and is mostly noted for his work in Cryptosporidium. He has published >400 original papers, invited reviews and book chapters, edited several books and special publications. He is an editor of Clinical Microbiology Reviews, Frontiers in Microbiology, and Parasitology Research, and serves as an editorial board member of several prominent journals in microbiology and parasitology, including Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Veterinary Parasitology, Experimental Parasitology, and Food and Waterborne Parasitology. He holds adjunct faculty positions at Cornell University, Murdoch University, and East China University of Science and Technology, and travels extensively each year for delivering lectures, seminars, and technical consultations. He is a recipient of the Henry Baldwin Ward Medal, American Society of Parasitologists (2012), and one of Highly Cited Researchers by Web of Science.

Number of citations: 23,000;

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