Nancy L. Wengenack, Ph.D.

  1. Microbiologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Tuberculosis
  • Mechanisms of antimicrobial susceptibility and resistance in mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Rapid detection methods for mycology

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2002
    Post-doctoral Fellowship - Clinical MicrobiologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2000
    PhDBiochemistry Program, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1987
    MS - ChemistryRochester Institute of Technology
  4. 1985
    BS - ChemistryHartwick College

Certifications

  1. 2006
    Medical MicrobiologyAmerican Board of Medical Microbiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    FellowAmerican Academy for Microbiology
  2. 2012
    FellowInfectious Diseases Society of America
  3. 2012
    Excellence in Leadership and ServiceClinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  4. 2000
    Postdoctoral Fellowship, Clinical MicrobiologyMayo Foundation
  5. 1998
    Travel Award to Sintra, PortugalLuso-American Foundation
  6. 1997
    Travel Award to Copper Mountain, ColoradoAmerican Society for Microbiology
  7. 1994
    Graduate Student FellowshipMayo Foundation
  8. 1987
    Robert L. Craven Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant AwardRochester Institute of Technology
  9. 1986
    Robert L. Craven Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant AwardRochester Institute of Technology
  10. 1985
    Graduate Student FellowshipRochester Institute of Technology
  11. 1985
    Departmental Distinction AwardDepartment of Chemistry, Hartwick College
  12. 1981
    Academic Merit ScholarHartwick College
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    MemberCenter for Individualized Medicine (CIM), DLMP CIM IMP Diagnostics Subcommittee
  2. 2017 - present
    AdvisorAntifungal Susceptibility Testing Subcommittee, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  3. 2017 - present
    ChairInstitutional Biosafety Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  4. 2016
    Meeting Organization - Abstract Session ReviewerAmerican Society for Microbiology
  5. 2016 - present
    MemberDepartment of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Performance Management Consultant Marines
  6. 2015 - present
    Vice ChairDocument Development Committee on Susceptibility Testing of Mycobacteria, Nocardiae and Other Aerobic Actinomycetes, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  7. 2014 - 2017
    Invited Expert Panel MemberAssociation of Public Health Laboratories
  8. 2014 - 2017
    Invited MemberDocument Development Committee on MALDI-TOF MS in Microbiology, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  9. 2014 - 2015
    Member ex-officioLaboratory Compliance Committee
  10. 2014 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  11. 2013 - 2017
    Voting MemberAntifungal Susceptibility Testing Subcommittee, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  12. 2013 - 2015
    Ex-Officio MemberDepartment of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo Clinic Laboratory Medicine & Pathology Specialty Council, Mayo Clinic Committees
  13. 2013 - 2015
    MemberFinance Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  14. 2013 - 2015
    ChairEnterprise Supply Chain Leadership Committee, Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  15. 2013 - 2015
    Voting MemberConsensus Committee on Microbiology, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  16. 2013 - 2014
    Organizer/Session ChairThe Association for Mass Spectrometry: Microbiology Subcommittee
  17. 2013
    Study Section MemberMinnesota Partnership for Genomics and Biotechnology
  18. 2013
    Invited ExpertDivision of Tuberculosis Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  19. 2013 - present
    MemberResource Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  20. 2013 - present
    Invited ParticipantSpeakers Bureau, American Society for Microbiology
  21. 2012 - 2015
    MemberProteomics Core Lab Oversight Workgroup, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  22. 2012 - 2015
    Task Force MemberUpper Midwest Consolidated Services Center Lab Distribution Task Force Advisory Panel
  23. 2012 - 2015
    Vice ChairSupply Chain Management, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  24. 2012
    Study Section MemberMinnesota Partnership for Genomics and Biotechnology
  25. 2012 - present
    MemberMass Spectrometry Working Group, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  26. 2012 - present
    Elected FellowInfectious Diseases Society of America
  27. 2011 - 2017
    Invited ExpertClinical Microbiology Web Portal, American Society for Microbiology
  28. 2011 - 2012
    AdvisorAntifungal Susceptibility Testing Subcommittee, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  29. 2011 - present
    MemberSequencing Working Group, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  30. 2010 - 2012
    MemberWhole Genome Sequencing Working Group, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  31. 2010 - 2012
    AdvisorConsensus Committee on Microbiology, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  32. 2009 - 2012
    Invited MemberACM CPEP Committee, American Society for Microbiology
  33. 2009 - 2012
    ChairDocument Development Committee on Detection of Fungi, Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute
  34. 2009
    Study Section MemberSpecial Emphasis Panel RFA-AI-08-055 Innovative approaches to target identification and assay development for fungal diagnosis, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  35. 2008 - 2012
    MemberSoftMIC Users Group, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  36. 2008 - 2011
    MemberLabPace Operations Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  37. 2008 - 2010
    Workgroup MemberAmerican Thoracic Society
  38. 2008 - 2009
    MemberLeadership and Management Advisory Group, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  39. 2008 - present
    ChairHazardous Chemical Management Committee, Environmental Health, Safety & Security Coordination Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  40. 2007 - 2015
    MemberInfection Control Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  41. 2007 - 2015
    Fellowship Program DirectorDivision of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  42. 2007 - 2013
    MemberEducation Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  43. 2007 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Thoracic Society
  44. 2007 - 2009
    MemberACM Program Directors Committee, American Society for Microbiology
  45. 2007
    Study Section MemberMinnesota Partnership for Genomics and Biotechnology
  46. 2007 - present
    MemberMedical Mycological Society of the Americas
  47. 2006 - 2007
    MemberLaboratory Response Network, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  48. 2005 - 2016
    Vice ChairInstitutional Biosafety Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  49. 2005 - 2012
    Executive Committee MemberInstitutional Biosafety Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  50. 2005 - 2007
    MemberQuality Oversight Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  51. 2004 - present
    MemberInstitutional Biosafety Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  52. 2003 - 2010
    ChairSafety and Infection Control Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  53. 2003 - 2010
    MemberDepartment/Area Safety Committee Chairs, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  54. 2003 - 2010
    MemberSafety and Infection Control Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  55. 2003 - 2007
    MemberSelect Agent Working Group, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  56. 2003 - 2006
    MemberResearch Committee, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  57. 2003 - 2005
    Research CoordinatorDivision of Clinical Microbiology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  58. 2003 - present
    MemberAssociation for Molecular Pathology
  59. 2002 - 2005
    MemberProteomics Research Center Oversight Group, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  60. 2002 - present
    MemberInfectious Diseases Society of America
  61. 2000 - 2001
    Student MemberInfection Control Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  62. 2000 - 2001
    Student MemberMayo Infection Surveillance Subcommittee (MISSC), Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  63. 2000 - present
    MemberInfection and Immunity Club, Mayo Clinic Rochester Societies
  64. 1997 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Microbiology
  65. 1996
    ChairRetreat Committee, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  66. 1982 - present
    MemberAmerican Chemical Society
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