Elizabeth Ann Winzeler is a Professor at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine. She leads a group that uses systematic, data intensive methods to solve problems at the interface of host pathogen biology typically involving large collections of chemical screening data and whole genome sequencing at UC San Diego. She is a fellow of the American Academy in Microbiology. She has published more than 150 publications. She has received awards from the Keck Foundation, the Ellison Medical Foundation, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. She has received the 2014 Bailey-Ashford Medal, 2017 Medicines of Malaria Venture Project of the year, 2018 Alice and C.C. Wang Award, 2018 William Trager Award, and will receive the 2020 Rady Children’s Hospital Awards of Excellence in Basic Research and the 2020 UCSD Health Sciences Women Leadership Award.