Dec 09, 2019

Welcome Gary Webster

The Department of Internal Medicine welcomes Gary Webster as the new Division Administrator for the Division of Infectious Diseases.... Read More

Nov 25, 2019

CDC Spotlights ‘Deadly Threat’ of Antibiotic Resistance

New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that antibiotic-resistant bacteria and antimicrobial-resistant fungi cause more than 2.8 million infections and 35,000 deaths a year in the United States, though many infectious disease experts, including Dr. Emily Spivak, believe deaths and illness from antibiotic resistance are much higher. ... Read More

Jun 03, 2019

Are Measles Really That Big of a Deal?

2019 has been the worst year for measles cases in 25 years. Dr. Sankar Swaminathan, MD, Division Chief of Infectious Diseases, discusses measles and the importance of vaccines on Top of Mind with Julie Rose podcast. ... Read More