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 
4th Thursday - VA
5th Thursday - Bergan Mercy Hospital

Biweekly Microbiology Teaching Rounds
(Tuesday and Thursday 1PM)

Monthly Resident Conferences/ Lectures

ID Journal Club - 3rd Tuesday
ID Lecture Series:
Intro to Clinical Microbiology - Dr. Trevor VanSchooneveld

Mechanisms of Antimicrobial Resistance - Dr. Trevor VanSchooneveld

Bone and Joint Infections - Dr. Angela Hewlett

Skin and Soft Tissue Infections - Dr. Angela Hewlett

Antibiotics (overview) - Dr. Andre Kalil

Zoonoses - Dr. Diana Florescu

Infectious in Immunocompromised Host - Dr. Alison Freifeld

HIV - Dr. Sara Bares

Hospital Acquired Infections - Dr. Mark Rupp

Opportunistic Infections - Dr. Uriel Sandkovsky

Intro to Transplant Infectious Diseases - Dr. Andrea Zimmer

ID Emergencies - Dr. Kelly Cawcutt