The award honors users who have made significant contributions to the society. Goldschmidt became a member of the ASM in 1949 and has served as Texas branch president, newsletter member and editor of the national ASM Plank of Directors. The award will end up being presented at the ASM General Achieving Awards Banquet and Supper in New Orleans on, may 22. Dr. Goldschmidt has furthered the understanding of the basic microbiology of the mouth, said Larry R. Kaiser, M.D., president of UTHealth. She’s done an exemplary work of serving her professional community, her scientific community and her teaching community.Related StoriesDiscovery may open new doorways to focusing on how melanoma grows and spreadsChemotherapy treatment can donate to long-term neurocognitive deficits in pediatric mind tumor survivorsNew research suggest methods to improve cancer treatment by inhibiting oncogenes, improving tumor-suppressor activityLegionella risk evaluation by testing drinking water quality in situ Potential applications of PoCyton exceed the counting of tumor cells. For instance, in collaboration with Swiss business rqmicro the researchers plan to use the gadget to detect legionella bacterias in normal water. These users of the staphylococcus family members can cause the occasionally deadly lung infection referred to as Legionnaires' disease.