Collaborate Information

For people interest in collaborating with this Division, the research liaison is Michael Dubé, MD.

Faculty Engaged in Scholarly Work:

Michael Dubé, MD, Acting ID Division Chief, Research Liaison for ID

  • HIV clinical trials
  • Inflammation, cardiovascular disease, metabolic complications of HIV
  • HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)
  • Gut microbiome and PrEP (collaboration with Ha Youn Lee, Molecular Microbiology)

Brad Spellberg, MD, Chief Medical Officer, LAC-USC

  • Vaccines for bacterial infections (S. aureus, Acinetobacter)
  • Mucormycosis
  • Inflammatory pathways in diabetes mellitus
  • Bacterial antimicrobial resistance
  • Antimicrobial stewardship

Emily Blodget, MD, Transplant ID

  • Clinical trials in transplant infection treatment and prevention

Darren Wong, MD

  • Orthopedic-related infections

Paul Holtom, MD, Hospital Epidemiologist, LAC-USC

  • Hospital epidemiology
  • Orthopedic-related infections
  • Antimicrobial stewardship

Brenda Jones, MD

  • Clinical trials and diagnostics in tuberculosis

Neha Nanda, MD, Hospital Epidemiologist, Keck Hospital

  • Hospital acquired infections

Noah Wald-Dickler, MD

  • Antimicrobial and diagnostic stewardship
  • HIV-associated neurocognitive dysfunction