Infectious Diseases News and Events

Sowmya Nanjappa, MBBS, MD, FACP, FIDSA – Named IDSA Fellow

We are pleased to announce that Sowmya Nanjappa, MBBS, MD, FACP, has received the Infectious Diseases Society of America’s Fellow designation (FIDSA). IDSA Fellows are individuals recognized for having achieved professional excellence and for providing...

Congratulations Ghady Haidar and Fernanda Silveira!

We are pleased to announce that Ghady Haidar, MD, has been elected to the American Society of Transplantation’s Infectious Disease Community of Practice (ID COP) Executive Committee for a one-year term. He will serve as an Early Career Member-at-Large...

Congratulations Erin McCreary!

Erin McCreary, PharmD, has been appointed to the ASM Microbe Program Committee for a three-yearterm. Erin is working with the ID Division as part of the Antibiotic Management Program (AMP), a joint initiative of the Department of Medicine (Division of...

Leadership structure in AMP

Ryan K. Shields, PharmD, MS will begin his role as Co-Director of PUH Antimicrobial Management Program on July 1, 2019. Ryan joined our AMP program 10 years ago, first as an AMP resident under the tutelage of Dr. Brian Potoski then as a Research Fellow...

Cristian Apetrei, MD, PhD, joins ID Faculty

Please join us in welcoming Cristian Apetrei, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine (Visiting) with tenure, to the Division of Infectious Diseases.Dr. Apetrei’s research focuses on the study of HIV/SIV diversity and pathogenesis. Utilizing monkey models, he...

Eun Jeong Kwak, MD – Receives Fellows Teaching Award for 2019

For the second consecutive year Eun Jeong Kwak, MD, has received the Fellows’ Teaching Award. The Fellows’ have shared that “Dr. Kwak has an excellent knowledge base and is always relaxed and cool…. She finds time to teach even when the service is very...

Congratulations Yohei Doi!

Yohei Doi, MD, PhD, has been appointed to the ASM Microbe Program Committee for a three-year term. ASM Microbe is the largest annual meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, drawing ten thousand attendees worldwide. In this new capacity, Yohei...

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