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Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Welcome to the Division of Infectious Diseases Fellowship

In accordance with the AAMC and the IDSA, the University of Utah Infectious Diseases Fellowship is planning an all-virtual recruitment for the upcoming recruitment season to start fellowship in July 2023.  Interviews will be held Monday mornings and Wednesday afternoons, starting August 24, 2022.  A total of 12 interview days will be held.  The last interview will be Wednesday, October 5, 2022.  For those that are interested, we will allow in-person 2nd looks to the program October 24-November 16, 2022.  The in-person 2nd looks will not be considered in the ranking of candidates. If you have any questions, please reach out to the program coordinator or fellowship program director. 

Dr. Adrienne Carey

Adult Infectious Diseases Program Director

Dr. Brandon Webb

Infectious Diseases Associate Program Director

Program Information

    Our core program includes:

    12 Months   Consultation in Infectious Diseases   UUHC, VAMC, LDS hospitals
    1 Month   Microbiology   ARUP
    1/2 day   Combined HIV/ID Clinic   1st year
    1/2 day   Elective Clinic   2nd year

    Available electives include:

    • HIV Clinic
    • Immunology
    • Orthopedics
    • Pediatrics
    • Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) Clinic
    • TB Clinic
    • Transplant
    • Travel Clinic

    Our fellows also learn about antibiotic stewardship and de-escalation as well as using antibiotics wisely. The second year is mainly spent exploring either clinical or bench research with their chosen mentor. 

    Some fellows elect to add an MPH or microbiology fellowship after their Infectious Disease Fellowship training. Several fellows have also applied and have been encouraged to go on the 9 week Peru Gorgas course in Geographic Medicine and Tropical Diseases in their second year.

    Our fellowship program is supplemented with regular conferences three times weekly, including core clinical infectious disease topics, clinical case presentation, and journal club. Fellows also participate in monthly microbiology clinical to bench correlation rounds with the microbiology fellows. Please see calendar on main page for upcoming events.