Research

Major research strengths of the Division are in HIV/AIDS, transplant ID, antimicrobial resistance, and nosocomial and community-acquired infections.

Education and Training

The Division provides exceptional educational opportunities for graduate students, medical students, medical residents, and postdoctoral PhD and MD fellows.

Clinical

The Division provides state-of-the-art care that is easily accessible by patients and that is responsive to the needs of our physician colleagues.

Ghady Haidar, MD – Receives Karius Investigator Award

Ghady Haidar MD, has been awarded funding in the amount of $110,598 for a two-year study by the Karius Investigator Initiated Clinical Studies Review Committee entitled “Metagenomic sequencing for lung transplant recipients with respiratory tract infections: a pilot study.”

Dimiter S. Dimitrov, PhD – Named Science Superhero

Dimiter “Mitko” Dimitrov, PhD, has recently been named one of 10 “Science Superheroes” in leading the U.S. COVID-19 response by MediFind. Dr. Dimitrov’s laboratory discovered potent, neutralizing monoclonal antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 that received international recognition and were reported in Cell, PNAS, and mAbs.

Division of Infectious Diseases
Academic Administrative Office

818 Scaife Hall
3550 Terrace Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
412-383-7963

Center for Care of Infectious Diseases

Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Patient Appointments: 412-647-7228