Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology (M-108)


Course Director:

Anna Kaltsas, MD

The student functions as a member of the Infectious Diseases Consultation Service at Memorial Hospital, working with a fellow and attending physicians. A broad range of infectious diseases are seen, including those complicating neoplastic disease, AIDS, and other conditions resulting in impaired host immune function. The student will learn to apply microbiological laboratory methods to the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases. There is a weekly Infectious Diseases Service clinical conference, a weekly lecture series, and a weekly journal club.

Opportunities are available for interested students to participate in clinical and laboratory research activities of the service.

Prerequisites Other than Third Year Rotations


Elective dates (students applying through VSAS should refer to calendar information there)

E (October 24 - November 18)
F (November 21 - December 16)
G (January 3 - January 27)
J (April 3 - April 28)
K (May 1 - May 26)


Elective Program Online Application

International Students must apply by mail. See instructions

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