Dr. Pride is originally from Nashville, Tennessee. He received his undergraduate
degree in biology from Wake Forest University and entered the MSTP program
at Vanderbilt University. He received his Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology
from Vanderbilt University in the laboratory of Dr. Martin Blaser and completed
his M.D. at New York University. He finished his medical residency at
Massachusetts General Hospital in Internal Medicine, and a fellowship in
Infectious Diseases at Stanford University. Dr. Pride's major interests are in
developing diagnostic tests for infectious diseases, and in understanding the
role of microbial communities in human health and disease.
David T. Pride, M.D., Ph.D.