Joseph A. Bogan, Jr., PhD


Global Health Surveillance and Diagnostics


Technical Division Director


Global Health Surveillance In Vitro Diagnostics


As Division Director, Joe leads a team that supports several major government and commercial contracts in the areas of Biological Threat and Infectious Disease Detection, Clinical Diagnostics, and Global Health.

Under Joe’s guidance, the team innovates and accelerates the delivery of high-quality products and services that enhance detection and diagnosis to help reduce threats and save lives.


Ph.D., Cell and Molecular Biology, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, 1997

B.S., Molecular Biology, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, 1992

Current Professional Organizations

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Society for Microbiology


Sampath, R., N. Mulholland, L. B. Blyn, C. Massire, C. A. Whitehouse, N. Waybright, C. Harter, J. Bogan, M. S. Miranda, D. Smith, C. Baldwin, M. Wolcott, D. Norwood, R. Kreft, M. Frinder, R. Lovari, I. Yasuda, H. Matthews, D. Toleno, R. Housley, D. Duncan, F. Li, R. Warren, M. W. Eshoo, T. A. Hall, S. A. Hofstadler, and D. J. Ecker, “Comprehensive biothreat cluster identification by PCR/electrospray-ionization mass spectrometry,” PLOS ONE 7(6): e36528 (2012).

Waybright N., E. Petrangelo, P. Lowary, J. Bogan, and N. Mulholland, “Detection of human virulence signatures in H5N1,” Journal of Virology Methods 154: 200-205 (2008).

Theisen, P. W., J. E. Grimwade, A. C. Leonard, J. A. Bogan, and C. E. Helmstetter, “Correlation of gene transcription with the timing of initiation of chromosome replication in E. coli,” Molecular Microbiology 10: 575-584 (1993).

Bogan, J. A., and C. E. Helmstetter, “mioC transcription, initiation of replication, and the eclipse in Escherichia coli,” Journal of Bacteriology, 178: 3201-3206 (1996).

Zhou, P., J. A. Bogan, K. Welch, S. R. Pickett, H. J. Wang, A. Zaritsky, and C. E. Helmstetter, “Gene transcription and chromosome replication in E. coli,” Journal of Bacteriology 179: 163-169 (1997).

Bogan, J. A., and C. E. Helmstetter, “DNA sequestration and transcription in the oriC region of Escherichia coli,” Molecular Microbiology 25: 889-896 (1997).

Helmstetter, C. E., M. Thornton, P. Zhou, J. A. Bogan, A. Leonard, and J. E. Grimwade, “Replication and segregation of a miniF plasmid during the division cycle of Escherichia coli,” Journal of Bacteriology 179: 1393-1399 (1997).

Bogan, J. A., D. A. Natale, and M. L. DePamphilis, “Initiation of eukaryotic DNA replication: conservative or liberal?” Journal of Cell Physiology 184: 135-150 (2000).

Li, C. J., J. A. Bogan, D. A. Natale, and M. L. DePamphilis, “Selective activation of pre-replication complexes at specific sites in mammalian nuclei,” Journal of Cell Science 113: 887-898 (2000).

Bogan, J. A., J. E. Grimwade, M. Thornton, P. Zhou, G. D. C. Denning, and C. E. Helmstetter, “P1 and NR1 plasmid replication during the cell cycle of Escherichia coli,” Plasmid 45: 200-208 (2001).