Qualifications and experience
- Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Kidneys and Urinary System, Infections, Immune System, Brain and Nervous System, Brain and Nervous System - Meningitis, Kidneys and Urinary System - Kidney Infection, Immune System - Immunodeficiency, Immune System - AIDS Immunization, Immune System - AIDS, Infections - Bacterial Infections, Infections - Fungal Infections, Infections - Influenza, Infections - Pneumonia, Infections - Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Infections - Viral Infections, Immune System - AIDS / HIV Disease
- Languages spoken
University of Colorado (1992)
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Program (1988)
Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Program (1985)
University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine (1984)
Los Angeles County-Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Program 2 (1987)
University of California–Riverside (CA) (1980)
- Clinical interest for patients
Diagnostic Microbiology, Transplant Infectious Diseases, HIV Medicine and General Infectious Diseases.
- Research interest for patients
My principal activities are Director of the Infectious Diseases Training Program and Medical Director of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory for University of Colorado Hospital. I am currently participating in a number of studies which involve antimicrobial resistance surveys, new diagnostic methods, epidemiology of S. aureus infections in Denver, molecular epidemiology for outbreak investigations at UCH, and clinical studies of new antimicrobial agents. I am actively involved in the HIV primary care program at UCH and have interests in transplant infectious diseases and international health.