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Dr. Bennett Lorber, Chief of Section of Infectious Diseases Dr. Thomas Fekete in the laboratory Section of Infectious Diseases faculty and residents

Department of medicine

section of infectious diseases

Research Programs


The following research programs are currently underway in the Section of Infectious Diseases:

  • Clinical Listeriosis (Dr. Lorber)
  • Laboratory and clinical evaluation of new antimicrobials (Drs. Suh, Samuel)
  • Protein and tissue binding of antibiotics (Dr. Suh)
  • Mechanisms of antibiotic resistance (Dr. Fekete)
  • Hospital epidemiology and nosocomial infection (Dr. Axelrod)
  • Interaction of society, law and infectious diseases (Drs. Swenson, Lorber)
  • HIV epidemiology and treatment (Drs. Samuel, Swenson)
  • Antifungal therapy (Dr. Gallagher)