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Department of Medicine

 Division of Infectious Diseases

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photo Jae Ho Hong, MD, AAHIVS

Email: jae.hong@va.gov

Phone: 412-360-6146

Contact
Office: VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
University Drive C
Pittsburgh, PA 15240
 
Phone: 412-360-6146
Fax: 412-360-6310
E-mail: jae.hong@va.gov
Education and Training
Education
MD, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 2003
Training
Internal Medicine Residency, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Camden, NJ, 2008
Infectious Diseases Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013
Transplant Infectious Diseases Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2012
Research Interest
Dr. Hong's research interest is in multidrug resistant bacterial infection.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Hong's clinical interest is focused on immunocompromised infectious disease (HIV/AIDS and transplant) and antibiotic stewardship.
Publications
Selected Publications:
Clancy, CJ, Chen, L, Hong, JH, Cheng, S, Hao, B, Shields, RK, Farrell, AN, Doi, Y, Zhao, Y, Perlin, DS, Kreiswirth, BN, Nguyen, MH. Mutations of the ompK36 porin gene and promoter impact responses of ST258, KPC-2-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae strains to doripenem and doripenem-colistin. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 2013; 57(11): 5258-65.
Clancy, CJ,, Chen, L, Shields, RK, Zhao, Y, Cheng, S, Chavda, DK, Hao, B, Hong, JH, Doi, Y, Kwak, EJ, Silveira, FP, Abdel-Massih, R, Bogdanovich, T, Humar, A, Perlin, DS, Kreiswirth, BN, Nguyen, MH. Epidemiology and Molecular Characterization of Bacteremia Due to Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in Transplant Recipients. American Journal of Transplantation. 2013; 13(10): 2619-33.