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A Fungus without an Option

Session: Interactive Session: Antimicrobial Resistance from Hell: A Case-based Symposium
Thursday, October 9, 2014: 3:00 PM
Room: The Pennsylvania Convention Center: Terrace Ballroom-I, II, III, IV
John Baddley, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

John W. Baddley, MD, MSPH is Associate Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and Chief of Infectious Diseases at Birmingham VA Medical Center. After receiving a bachelor of science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dr. Baddley received his medical degree from Louisiana State University (LSU) School of Medicine, New Orleans. He completed an internship and residency at LSU Medical Center, and a fellowship in infectious diseases at University of Alabama at Birmingham, where he was Chief Infectious Diseases Fellow. Dr. Baddley is Medical Director of the UAB Transplant Infectious Diseases Program and Director, Birmingham VAMC Infection Control Program. Dr. Baddley has been awarded grants from the Infectious Diseases Society of America and NIH/NIAID for the study of transplant-related opportunistic infections. He serves on the American Society of Transplantation's Infectious Diseases Community of Practice (AST-ID COP) Consensus Guidelines panel for donor-derived fungal infections and the Mycoses Study Group Education Committee. Dr. Baddleysí main research interests include the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment of fungal infections in transplant patients and infections associated with newer immunomodulatory agents.



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