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University of Kansas

University of Kansas

University of Kansas Medical School
3901 Rainbow Boulevard, 6096 Delp, Mail Stop 1028
Division of Infectious Diseases
Kansas City, KS  66160

Phone: 913 588 6035
Fax: 913 945 6916
Website: http://www.kumc.edu/school-of-medicine/internal-medicine/infectious-diseases.html
Email: jspeer@kumc.edu

Training Program Director

Daniel R. Hinthorn MD  Professor  

Research Interests:  Antibiotic therapy, viral infections, immunizations, pneumococcus and HIV

Participating Hospitals

  • University of Kansas Hospital: 800
  • Kansas City VA Hospital: 300
  • Research Medical Center: 590

Program Training Offerings

How does this program meet the ABIM requirements for training in clinical microbiology?

Didactic Lectures
Hands-on Experience

The Program provides training in hospital epidemiology through:

Didactic Lectures
Hands-on Experience

The Program provides clinical experience for fellows in the following:

Infections in marrow transplant
Infections in solid organ transplant patients
Infections in travelers and tropical medicine
Infections in children

This Program provides training in STD management through:

Didactic Lectures
Courses Elsewhere

The Program has a didactic lecture course for fellows:

Yes

If yes, what is the average number of lectures provided over a two-year period?

250

Training is for:

MD
DO
MBBS

Are there citizenship requirements?

No

Types of visas accepted:

J1, H1B

Number of fellows accepted each year:

3

Duration of the Fellowship (years):

2

The Program has a training grant (T32):

No

Average number of infectious diseases consults per trainee per year:

200

Number of Fellows completing the Program in the last 5 years:

15

Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):

Pediatric infectious diseases elective is available at the Program Director's discretion.  

Applications accepted via Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS®)?

Yes

Timeframe when applications are accepted:

July through October

Timeframe when interviews are done

August through October

Professor

Daniel R. Hinthorn , MD , Professor

Research Interests: Antibiotic therapy, viral infections, immunizations, pneumococcus and HIV

Faculty

Michael Luchi , MD , Associate Professor

Research Interests: Endotoxin and gram negative infections

Stephen Waller , MD , Associate Professor

Lisa Clough , MD , Associate Professor

Albert Eid , MD , Associate Professor

Fernando Merino , MD , Assistant Professor

Kassem Hammoud , MD , Assistant Professor

Wissam El Atrouni , MD , Assistant Professor

Research Interests: HIV, musculoskeletal infections, implant related infections, cystic fibrosis

Dana Hawkinson , MD , Assistant Professor

Jessica Newman , DO , Assistant Professor

Nathan Bahr , MD , Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Cryptococcal meningitis, tuberculosis meningitis, histoplasmosis, novel diagnostics

Vinutha Kumar , MD , Kansas City VA Hospital Faculty

David McKinsey , MD , Research Medical Center Faculty

Joel McKinsey , MD , Research Medical Center Faculty

Paul Brune , MD , Research Medical Center Faculty

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