Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases Education

The Division of Infectious Diseases is actively involved in the education of a variety of groups including: fellows and residents from many specialties, medical students, nursing students, pharmacy students/residents, and allied health professionals.


A variety of conferences and educational events occur in the division:

Weekly Conferences
City-Wide Case Conference - every Thursday at 8am.
1st Thursday - Methodist Hospital
2nd Thursday - Creighton University Medical Center
3rd Thursday - UNMC - Eppley Science Hall Amphitheater
4th Thursday - VA
5th Thursday - Bergan Mercy Hospital

Biweekly Microbiology Teaching Rounds
(Tuesday and Thursday 1PM)

Monthly Conferences/ Lectures
ID Journal Club - 3rd Tuesday
ID Lecture Series:
Antibiotics - Andre Kalil, MD
Bone and Joint Infections - Angela Hewlett, MD
HIV - Uriel Sandkovsky, MD
Hospital Acquired Infections - Mark Rupp, MD
Infections in Immunocompromised Host - Alison Freifeld, MD
Introduction to Clinical Microbiology - Trevor Van Schooneveld, MD
Mechanisms of Antimicrobial Resistance - Trevor Van Schooneveld, MD
Zoonoses - Diana Florescu, MD
ID Literature Review - Angela Hewlett MD