Lance B. Price PhD, Professor, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University; Director, Antibiotic Resistance Action Center
Lance Price is a public health researcher, who works at the interface between science and policy to address the growing crisis of antibiotic resistance. In the laboratory, Dr. Price uses cutting-edge DNA sequencing to track new antibiotic-resistant bacteria. In the policy arena, Dr. Price works with grassroots organizations, food companies, NGOs, and policymakers to develop science-based policies to curb antibiotic abuse in food-animal production and stem the emergence of new superbugs. Dr. Price’s research has been covered in media outlets around the world.