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Infectious Diseases- Overview

For Detailed Program Information:

http://www.downstate.edu/infectiousdiseases/

Division Chief: Michael Augenbraun, MD
Address: 450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 56
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Telephone: 718 270-1432
Fax: 718 270- 4123
E-mail:

Division Chief: michael.augenbraun@downstate.edu

Program Administrator: yvonne.edwards@downstate.edu

Number of fellows PGY 4 – 4
PGY 5 – 4
Number of faculty 20
Hospitals fellows rotate to University Hospital of Brooklyn
Kings County Hospital Center
Brooklyn Veterans Administration Hospital
Brookdale Hospital
Sample schedule for first year fellow PGY4: Inpatient consultations – 11 months
HIV Clinic – 1/2 day per week
Vacation 1 month
  PGY 5: Pediatrics – 1 month
Inpatient consultations – 1-2 months
HIV Clinic – 1/2 day per week
STD Clinic – 1/2 day per week
Research – 8-9 months
Vacation – 1 month
Research interests of the division Hospital epidemiology
Antimicrobial resistance
Chlamydia pneumoniae
Sexually transmitted diseases
HIV disease, epidemiology
Conference schedule Case Conference – weekly
Research Conference – weekly
I D Journal Club – monthly
Description of the educational aspects and advantage of the program Wide variety of infectious diseases seen
Large diverse faculty
Excellent STD clinic experience
Substantive exposure to research
Paid travel to I D conference
Application information
All position in subspecialty match
Contact : Yvonne Edwards
Address : SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn
450 Clarkson Avenue, Box 56
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Telephone : 718 270-1432
Fax : 718 270-4123
E-mail : michael.augenbraun@downstate.edu
Website: http://www.downstate.edu/infectiousdiseases/