Hooked on ID

Hooked on ID with Jennifer Ross, PharmD

Infectious Disease News, March 2020
I have always appreciated things naked to the eye. My mom, a plant geneticist, let me look at corn tissue under her microscope at a young age. She…
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Hooked on ID with Amesh A. Adalja, MD

Infectious Disease News, February 2020
I knew from the earliest stages that if I pursued medicine as a career, infectious disease was the only choice for me. As a child, my favorite…
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Hooked on ID with Aaron E. Glatt, MD, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA

Infectious Disease News, January 2020
Some decisions in life are quite difficult and complex; others come more easily and naturally. For me, the latter was the case with my decision to…
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Hooked on ID with C. Buddy Creech, MD, MPH

Infectious Disease News, December 2019
I was the intern on call for the pediatric oncology service at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital when my mother called with news that my father…
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Hooked on ID with Elizabeth Connick, MD

Infectious Disease News, November 2019
I fell in love with immunology as a first-year medical student at Harvard in a class taught by the Nobel Prize-winning immunologist Baruj Benacerraf…
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Hooked on ID with Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, MPH

Infectious Disease News, October 2019
I did my internal medicine residency at Yale New Haven Hospital in the years immediately before the advent of protease inhibitors would change the…
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Hooked on ID with Raghavendra Tirupathi, MD, FACP

Infectious Disease News, September 2019
Infectious diseases had been a big part of my training in medical school in India, where I cared for and learned from patients with a wide variety of…
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Hooked on ID with Gitanjali Pai MD, AAHIVS

Infectious Disease News, August 2019
As a young medical student, I learned how tiny organisms could wreak great havoc in this world — which exposed me to the world of ID early in…
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Hooked on ID with Niraj C. Patel, MD, MS

Infectious Disease News, July 2019
Although subspecialization training encompassing two fellowships is almost unheard of, this experience is where I began my journey in infectious…
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Hooked on ID with Joseph D. Cooper, MD

Infectious Disease News, June 2019
It was my first week of intern year, in the medical ICU. He presented in extremis and died within 90 minutes. He was reportedly bitten by his dog 3…