Professor and Director, Vanderbilt Vaccine Center
Vanderbilt Vaccine Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Expert in viral immunology, especially human antibody responses to viruses and virus neutralization
Dr. Crowe received his MD degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he also completed his pediatrics residency. Following his clinical training, Dr. Crowe received five years of post-doctoral training in the laboratory of Infectious Diseases at the NIH. He completed infectious diseases fellowship training in 1996 at Vanderbilt and has run an independent laboratory at Vanderbilt since that time. In addition, Dr. Crowe directs two institutional core laboratories: The Human Immunology Core and the Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Core. His work has been published in over 180 publications in high quality journals including, Cell, Nature, Science, Nature Medicine, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, the New England Journal of Medicine, and JAMA. His laboratory has a broad portfolio of work in the area of viral immunology and cell biology, with an aim to discovery of mechanisms important to develop new vaccines. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine.