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Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Commonwealth University

Medical College of Virginia
Division of Infectious Diseases
PO Box 980049
Richmond, VA  23298-0049

Phone: 804 828 9711
Fax: 804 828 3097

Training Program Director

Jane Cecil     MD

Research Interests: 

Participating Hospitals

  • Medical College of Virginia Hospital : 900
  • McGuire VA Hospital : 700

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
Continuity Clinic
Hands-on Experiences

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:


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


Training is for:


Are there citizenship requirements?


Types of visas accepted:

Number of fellows accepted each year:


Duration of the Fellowship (years):

2-3 years

The Program has a training grant (T32):


Average number of infectious diseases consults per trainee per year:


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


Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):

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


Timeframe when applications are accepted:

Timeframe when interviews are done

Gordon L. Archer  MD, Prof

Research Interests: Antibiotic resistance, especially in Staphylococci and bacterial genetics


Michael Climo  MD, Asst. Prof.

Research Interests: Molecular basis of antibiotic resistance

Michael B. Edmond  MD, MPH, Assoc. Prof.

Research Interests: Hospital epidemiology of VRE

Ana Espinel-Ingroff  PhD, Asst. Prof.

Research Interests: Antifungal susceptibility and resistance

Evelyn J. Fisher  MD, Assoc. Prof.

Research Interests: AIDS clinical trails

Eric S. Jacobson  MD, PhD, Prof.

Research Interests: Molecular basis of virulence in Cryptococcus neoformans

Lisa G. Kaplowitz  MD, Assoc. Prof.

Research Interests: AIDS clinical trials and health policy

Thomas M. Kerkering  MD, Prof.

Research Interests: AIDS clinical trials and antifungal clinical trials

Suzanne Levoie  MD, Assoc. Prof.

Research Interests: AIDS Clinical trials

Dan Nixon, DO  Asst. Prof.

Research Interests: Mechanisms of cytomegalovirus latency and replication

Robert Orenstein  DO, Assoc. Prof.

Research Interests: AIDS and anti-infective clinical trials

Belinda Ostrowsky  MD

Research Interests: Hospital epidemiology

Ronald E. Polk  PharmD, Prof.

Research Interests: Drug-drug interactions of antiinfective agents

Richard P. Wenzel  MD, MSc, Prof.

Research Interests: Hospital epidemiology, hospital infection outcomes and anti-infective clinical trials

Edward S. Wong  MD, Assoc. Prof.

Research Interests: Hospital epidemiology

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