Lisa L. Steed

Director, Diagnostic MicrobiologyMedical University of South CarolinaCharleston, SC
Lisa Steed

Bio: Lisa Steed is a board-certified medical microbiologist and has 25 years of experience directing the Diagnostic Microbiology lab at MUSC, a 700-bed academic medical center. She obtained her Ph.D. at the University of Arizona and completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Public Health Laboratory Microbiology at the University of Utah. Steed is particularly interested in all aspects of improving the quality of microbiology specimen collection, testing, and results reporting and interpretation in a cost-effective manner. She has been active in a variety of elected and appointed positions in the SouthEastern Association for Clinical Microbiology.