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An in-depth look on the latest issues affecting the infectious disease physician.

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Experts discuss the latest news in infectious disease.

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Funding for medical research and public health must reflect reality

William Powderly, MD

Code red for MDR bacteria: Resistance to carbapenems doubles in ICUs

Thomas P. Lodise, MD

Health IT resources are mandatory for effective antimicrobial stewardship programs

Debra A Goff, PharmD, FCCP
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Eye on ID

An in-depth discussion of the treatment and prevention of infectious disease.

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The confusing status of colistin dosing

Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Jason M Pogue, PharmD; Jessica K. Ortwine, PharmD; Keith S. Kaye, MD, MPH

Listeria: The mystery organism

Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Matthew E. Levison, MD, FACP

West Nile virus: The US epidemic

Donald Kaye, MD, MACP; Thomas M Yuill, PhD
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Pharmacology Consult

A closer look at drug discoveries and developments that affect clinical practice.

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Immunizing health care workers: Recommendations and requirements

Leah Molloy, PharmD

Standard treatment emerges for N. fowleri

Penicillin skin testing: An underused approach to antibiotic de-escalation

Emir Kobic, PharmD; Kimberly D. Boeser, PharmD, MPH, BCPS AQ-ID
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Peter Chin-Hong, MD, MAS, is a professor of medicine, Academy-Endowed Chair for Innovation in Teaching, director of the Pathways to Discovery in Clinical and Translational Research program, and director of the transplant and immunocompromised host infectious disease program at the University of California, San Francisco. His Twitter handle is @PCH_SF.

Tweets in the time of Zika (or Ebola or cholera)

September 16, 2016

Rabies, raccoons and renal transplantation

March 28, 2013

Super gonorrhea

July 2, 2012
Walter A. Orenstein, MD, is a professor of medicine and associate director of the Emory Vaccine Center at Emory University School of Medicine. He is also the director of the Influenza Pathogenesis and Immunology Research Center at Emory.

Protect your patients traveling to polio-infected countries

July 29, 2014
Paul A. Volberding, MD, is the Chief Medical Editor of Infectious Disease News and a professor in the department of medicine and director of the Center for AIDS Research at the University of California, San Francisco. Volberding is the past president of the International AIDS Conference.

A new generation of scientists introduced at AIDS 2014

July 22, 2014

AIDS conference, overshadowed by tragedy, looks to the future

July 21, 2014
William Schaffner, MD, is professor of preventive medicine and medicine (infectious diseases) at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tenn. Additionally, he serves as a hospital epidemiologist at Vanderbilt University Hospital and is immediate past-president of the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases.

Eliminate missed vaccination opportunities

January 10, 2014

Updates to adult immunization schedule

January 30, 2013

Better protection from invasive pneumococcal disease

June 26, 2012