Department of Medicine
PO Box 365067
Phone: 787 751 6034
Fax: 787 754 1739
Jorge Bertran, MD, Asst. Prof.
Research Interests: Bacterial pathogenesis and AIDS
San Juan VA Medical Center : 450
University Hospital : 350
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 LecturesAttendence at STD Clinic
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?
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The Program has a training grant (T32):
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Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):
Applications accepted via Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS®)?
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Timeframe when interviews are done