Gary W. Procop, MD, MS is Medical Director and Co-Chair of the Enterprise Laboratory Stewardship Committee. He is the Director of Molecular Microbiology, Virology, Mycology, and Parasitology at the Cleveland Clinic. He is past Chair of the Departments of Clinical Pathology and Molecular Pathology, and past Section Head for Clinical and Molecular Microbiology. He completed a Bachelor of Science at Eastern Michigan University, followed by an MD and MS at Marshall University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology at Duke University Medical Center and a Clinical Microbiology Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, and Medical Microbiology. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology, the College of American Pathologists, the American Society for Clinical Pathology, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. He is a Trustee and a past President of the American Board of Pathology. He has given more than 615 scientific presentations, and has 204 published manuscripts, 49 chapters, and three books to his credit. His primary interests are developing and promoting best practices in laboratory testing, the practical applications of molecular diagnostic methods for the diagnosis and treatment of infections, infectious disease pathology, mycology, and parasitology.