Rahul Anand, MD

Research Interests

  • Travel Medicine
  • Tropical Medicine
  • Global Health

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Internal Medicine - Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Divisions: Infectious Diseases

Board Certification

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Sub: Infectious Disease)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-7112
  • School of Medicine
    Division of Infectious Diseases
    30 N 1900 E, Room: 4B 319
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Rahul Anand is a faculty member in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine, Co-director of the International Travel Clinic, Co-director of the GeoSentinel (post-travel) surveillance network and member of TravEpi (pre-travel) Network and Emerging Infections Network; along with being an expert consultant in Tropical Medicine, and Co-Director of the Immunocompromised and Transplant Infectious Diseases Service at the University of Utah.

Dr. Anand completed his Internship at Chicago Medical School and affiliated Mt. Sinai Medical Center and North Chicago Veteran Affairs Medical Center, and residency in Internal Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia and affiliated Fox Chase Cancer Center. He pursued his fellowship in Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia and affiliated Lankenau Hospital and Philadelphia Tuberculosis and STD Clinic. Dr. Anand is board certified in Internal Medicine (both India and USA), and ABIM certified in the specialty of Infectious Diseases. In additional, he holds multiple additional certifications: Certificate in Travel Health® issued by the International Society of Travel Medicine, the Certificate in Tropical Medicine and Travelers Health by the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, American Academy of HIV Medicine certified HIV Specialist, and is an expert in Immunocompromised and Transplant related infections.

Dr. Anand was born and raised in Delhi, India and spent part of his childhood in Uganda, Africa prior to coming to the US where he has lived in various states playing leading roles in distinguished institutions. He worked as Registrar in Medicine at Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, and was a faculty member in Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine at the North Bronx Healthcare Network, Health and Hospitals Corporation, New York City serving the uninsured and underinsured minorities of the Bronx prior to coming to the University of Utah. He is interested in helping to share the art and science of Medicine across the world, in particular Infectious Diseases related knowledge, skills and education. He is a member of the U’s Global health initiative, and also directs the International Medicine course at the University of Utah.

Education History

Type School Degree
Graduate Training University of Utah
M.S.C.I
Fellowship Thomas Jefferson University and Lankenau Hospital
Infectious Diseases & HIV Medicine
Fellow
Residency Temple University and Fox Chase Cancer Center
Internal Medicine
Resident
Internship Chicago Medical School, affiliated Mt. Sinai Medical Center and Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Intern
Residency Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Registrar
Professional Medical Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Medicine, including Research Thesis Publication
M.D.
Professional Medical Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
M.B.B.S.

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Residency Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Registrar India
Professional Medical Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Medicine, including Research Thesis Publication
M.D. India
Professional Medical Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
M.B.B.S. India

Selected Publications

Journal Article

  1. Anand R, Jones CW, Ricks JH, Sofarelli TA, Hale DC (2012). Acute primary toxoplasmosis in travelers returning from endemic countries. J Travel Med, 19(1), 57-60.
  2. Ricks JH, Sofarelli T, Anand R, Hale DH (01/01/2011). Standardized Training in Nurse Model Travel Clinics. J Travel Med, 18(1), 39-43.

Book Chapter

  1. Anand R, Neofytos D, Horn D (Oct 2010). Miconazole. In Grayson ML, Crowe SM, McCarthy JS, Mills J, Mouton JW, Norrby SR, Paterson DL and Pfaller MA (Eds.), Kucer’s The Use of Antibiotics (6th edition). Hodder Arnold/ASM Press.

Abstract

  1. Mehta P, Dewan R, Anand R, Manocha D (2008). Aspiration Pneumonia: Can We Predict It (Online abstract) [Abstract]. 134(4).

Other

  1. Slenker A, Anand R (2008). Parvovirus causing severe anemia in AIDS. The Jefferson Medicine Forum (10, pp. 45-46). Thomas Jefferson University Forum.
  2. Patel N, Anand R, Stopper M (2008). Lyme Carditis. The Jefferson Medicine Forum (10, pp. 14-16). Thomas Jefferson University Forum.