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Dr. Jonas Marschall is an expert in infectious disease and prevention who has just returned to Washington University after serving as Head of Infection Prevention at Bern University Hospital in Bern, Switzerland. He is a prolific scholar who has published in multiple areas including Covid-19 using nationwide surveillance data. He has experience with establishing powerful clinical specimen collections for research. Diabetes predisposes to adverse outcomes in several infections, including UTIs. Dr. Marschall has agreed to participate in the activities of a new DRC Core directed by Dr. Jeff Henderson focused on identifying mechanisms underlying the infectious complications of diabetes.