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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Division of Infectious Diseases
130 Mason Farm Road 2117 Bioinformatics Building, CB# 7030
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7030

Phone: 919 966 2536
Fax: 919 966 6714
Website: http://www.med.unc.edu/infdis/fellowship-program/the-unc-infectious-disease-fellowship-program
Email: jaduncan@med.unc.edu

Training Program Director

Joseph Alex Duncan, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof.

Research Interests: Molecular mechanisms in innate immune system signaling; role of innate immunity in sexually transmitted diseases

Participating Hospitals

University of North Carolina Hospital : 600

Program Training Offerings

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

Didactic LecturesHands-on Experience

The Program provides training in hospital epidemiology through:

Didactic LecturesContinuity ClinicHands-on Experiences

The Program provides clinical experience for fellows in the following:

Infections in marrow transplantInfections in solid organ transplant patientsInfections in travelers and tropical medicineInfections in children

This Program provides training in STD management through:

Didactic LecturesCourses ElsewhereAttendence

The Program has a didactic lecture course for fellows:

true

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

150

Training is for:

MD

Are there citizenship requirements?

true

Citizenship Requirements:

U.S. Preferred

Types of visas accepted:

Number of fellows accepted each year:

2-3

Duration of the Fellowship (years):

3-5

The Program has a training grant (T32):

false

Average number of infectious diseases consults per trainee per year:

600

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

12

Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):

UNC Infectious Disease Program represents collaboration between faculty in the ID Division and collaborators in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, and the Schools of Public Health, Pharmacy, Nursing, and Dentistry. Most ID faculty have joint appointments with the Graduate School. Trainees are encouraged to participate in multi-disciplinary research activities.

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

true

Timeframe when applications are accepted:

Timeframe when interviews are done

Myron S. Cohen, MD, Prof.

Myron S. Cohen, MD, Prof.

Faculty

Adaora Adimora, MD, MPH, Assoc. Prof.

Adaora Adimora, MD, MPH, Assoc. Prof.

Frieda Behets, PhD, Assoc. Prof.

Frieda Behets, PhD, Assoc. Prof.

Joseph Alex Duncan, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof.

Joseph Alex Duncan, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof.

Christopher Elkins, PhD, Assoc. Prof.

Christopher Elkins, PhD, Assoc. Prof.

Joseph Eron, Jr., MD, Prof.

Joseph Eron, Jr., MD, Prof.

Shannon Galvin, MD, Asst. Prof.

Shannon Galvin, MD, Asst. Prof.

Cynthia Gay, MD, MPH, Asst. Prof.

Cynthia Gay, MD, MPH, Asst. Prof.

Lisa Hightow, MD, Asst. Prof.

Lisa Hightow, MD, Asst. Prof.

Marcia Hobbs, PhD, Assoc. Prof.

Marcia Hobbs, PhD, Assoc. Prof.

Irving Hoffman, PA, MPH, Asst. Prof.

Irving Hoffman, PA, MPH, Asst. Prof.

Karen Hoffman, RN, PhD, Instr.

Karen Hoffman, RN, PhD, Instr.

Mina Hosseinipour, MD, Asst. Prof.

Mina Hosseinipour, MD, Asst. Prof.

Eng-Shang Huang, PhD, Prof.

Eng-Shang Huang, PhD, Prof.

Jaspaul Jawanda, MD, Asst. Prof.

Jaspaul Jawanda, MD, Asst. Prof.

Peter Leone, MD, Assoc. Prof.

Peter Leone, MD, Assoc. Prof.

David Margolis, MD, Prof.

David Margolis, MD, Prof.

Steven Meshnick, MD, PhD, Prof.

Steven Meshnick, MD, PhD, Prof.

William C. Miller, MD, PhD, MPH, Assoc. Prof.

William C. Miller, MD, PhD, MPH, Assoc. Prof.

Kristine Patterson, MD, Asst. Prof., Dir. Wake County STD & HIV Clinics

Kristine Patterson, MD, Asst. Prof., Dir. Wake County STD & HIV Clinics

Amanda Peppercorn, MD, Asst. Prof.

Amanda Peppercorn, MD, Asst. Prof.

E. Byrd Quinlivan, MD, Asst. Prof.

E. Byrd Quinlivan, MD, Asst. Prof.

William Rutala, PhD, Prof.

William Rutala, PhD, Prof.

Johnathan S. Serody, MD, Prof.

Johnathan S. Serody, MD, Prof.

Arlene Sena-Soberano, MD, MPH, Asst. Prof.

Arlene Sena-Soberano, MD, MPH, Asst. Prof.

P. Frederick Sparling, MD, Prof.

P. Frederick Sparling, MD, Prof.

Becky White, MD, Asst. Prof.

Becky White, MD, Asst. Prof.

Charles M. Van der Horst, MD, Prof.

Charles M. Van der Horst, MD, Prof.

Annelies Van Rie, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof.

Annelies Van Rie, MD, PhD, Asst. Prof.

David J. Weber, MD, MPH, Prof.

David J. Weber, MD, MPH, Prof.

David A. Wohl, MD, Assoc. Prof.

David A. Wohl, MD, Assoc. Prof.

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