2021 AACC Academy George Grannis Award for Excellence in Research and Scientific Publication
Christopher Farnsworth, PhD DABCC FAACC is an assistant professor of Pathology and Immunology at Washington University in St. Louis and also serves a medical director of clinical chemistry and point of care testing at Barnes Jewish Hospital. He obtained his PhD in Pathology from the University of Rochester before going on to complete a clinical chemistry fellowship at Washington University. He has authored over 45 peer reviewed articles, case studies, reviews and book chapters. His primary research interests include cardiac biomarkers, markers of infectious disease, and improving the preanalytical processes of laboratory testing. More recently, his research has transitioned to assessing the utility and accuracy of SARS-CoV-2 serological assays.