Infectious Diseases News and Events

Congratulations Carolyn R. Fernandes, MD!

Carolyn R. Fernandes, MD, was recently promoted to the rank of Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, retroactive to June 1, 2021. Dr. Fernandes trained as an Infectious Diseases (ID) Fellow at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 2012. She...

Congratulations Neel B. Shah, MD, FIDSA!

Neel B. Shah, MD, FIDSA, was recently promoted to the rank of Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, retroactive to April 1, 2021. Dr. Shah trained as an Infectious Diseases (ID) Fellow at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland from 2011-2014. He...

Congratulations Tatiana Bogdanovich, MD, PhD!

Tatiana Bogdanovich, MD, PhD, was recently promoted to the rank of Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, retroactive to June 1, 2021. Dr. Bogdanovich trained as an Infectious Diseases (ID) Fellow at the University of Pittsburgh from 2009-2011 focusing on...

Lee H. Harrison, MD – Receives NIH Grant Research Award

Lee H. Harrison, MD, has been awarded funding of $3,884,978 for a five-year competitive renewal R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH/NIAID) entitled “Enhanced Detection System for...

Congratulations Urvi M. Parikh, PhD!

Urvi M. Parikh, PhD, was recently promoted to the rank of Associate Professor of Medicine, retroactive to April 1, 2021. Dr. Parikh joined the ID Division in 2008 at the rank of Assistant Professor of Medicine. She has managed a Clinical Laboratory Improvement...

Elias (Lou) Halvas, PhD – Receives NIH Grant Research Award

Elias (Lou) Halvas, PhD, has been awarded funding of $3,617,103 for a five-year R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH/NIAID) entitled “Understanding Immune Evasion by HIV-1 Repliclones”. This proposal...

Nicolas Sluis-Cremer, PhD – Receives NIH Grant Research Award

Nicolas Sluis-Cremer, PhD, has been awarded funding of $414,693 for a two-year R21 grant by the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIH/NIAID) entitled “Potent inhibition of HIV-1 latency reversal by PF-03758309”. This...

Giraldina Trevejo-Nunez, MD – Receives NIH Grant Research Award

Giraldina Trevejo-Nunez, MD, has been awarded funding in the amount of $432,980 for a two-year grant by the National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Mental Health (NIH/NIAID) entitled, “Negative regulation of inflammation during Klebsiella pneumoniae...

Carolyn Fernandes, MD, Appointed Director of Outpatient Services

Carolyn Fernandes, MD, has been appointed to the role of Director of Outpatient Services with the Division of Infectious Diseases. Dr. Fernandes has been a member of the ID Division for the the the past nine years and holds the academic rank of Clinical Assistant...

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