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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

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 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:


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


Training is for:


Are there citizenship requirements?


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 (ERASĀ®)?


Timeframe when applications are accepted:

Timeframe when interviews are done

Gordon L. Archer MD, Prof

Gordon L. Archer


Michael Climo MD, Asst. Prof.

Michael Climo

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

Michael B. Edmond

Ana Espinel-Ingroff PhD, Asst. Prof.

Ana Espinel-Ingroff

Evelyn J. Fisher MD, Assoc. Prof.

Evelyn J. Fisher

Eric S. Jacobson MD, PhD, Prof.

Eric S. Jacobson

Lisa G. Kaplowitz MD, Assoc. Prof.

Lisa G. Kaplowitz

Thomas M. Kerkering MD, Prof.

Thomas M. Kerkering

Suzanne Levoie MD, Assoc. Prof.

Suzanne Levoie

Dan Nixon, DO Asst. Prof.

Dan Nixon, DO

Robert Orenstein DO, Assoc. Prof.

Robert Orenstein

Belinda Ostrowsky MD

Belinda Ostrowsky

Ronald E. Polk PharmD, Prof.

Ronald E. Polk

Richard P. Wenzel MD, MSc, Prof.

Richard P. Wenzel

Edward S. Wong MD, Assoc. Prof.

Edward S. Wong

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