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Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

2017 S Jefferson St.
Rm 117 Rehab Building
Roanoke, VA 24014

Phone: 540 853 0158
Fax: 540 981 8841

Training Program Director

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Thomas M. Kerkering MD, FACP, FIDSA

Participating Hospitals

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital : 825
Veterans Affairs Medical Center; Salem, Va. : 295

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:

U.S. citizen or permanent resident (green card)

Types of visas accepted:

Number of fellows accepted each year:


Duration of the Fellowship (years):

2 or 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:

none (this is a new program)

Additional Training/Faculty Resources (optional):

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


Timeframe when applications are accepted:

Timeframe when interviews are done

Thomas M. Kerkering MD, FACP, FIDSA; Professor

Thomas M. Kerkering


Deborah D. Demicco M.D.; Assistant Professor

Deborah D. Demicco

Dorothy C. Garner M.D.; Assistant Professor

Dorothy C. Garner

Thomas M. Kerkering MD, Prof.

Thomas M. Kerkering

Stephanie Nagy-Agren M.D.; Assistant Professor

Stephanie Nagy-Agren

Charles J. Schleupner M.Sc., M.D., FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA; Professor

Charles J. Schleupner

Jean A. Smith M.D.; Assistant Professor

Jean A. Smith

Jayasimha Rao Ph.D. Assistant Professor

Jayasimha Rao

Amanda Hansen Pharm.D.; Clinical Assistant Professor, VCU-MCV

Amanda Hansen

Liwu Li Ph.D.; Professor, Virginia Tech

Liwu Li

X.J. Meng

X.J. Meng

Biswarup Mukhopadhyay Ph.D.; Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech

Biswarup Mukhopadhyay

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