Goals

Goals

  1. To provide acute care experience in the management of hospitalized patients with infectious diseases
  2. To provide continuing care experience in the management of HIV/AIDS patients
  3. To provide experience with a hospital program for improving the use of antimicrobials in hospitalized patients
  4. To provide ambulatory care experience in the management of patients at risk for tuberculosis and patients with tuberculosis
  5. To provide primary ambulatory care experience in the management of sexually transmitted diseases
  6. To provide supervised clinical research experience for each trainee at the local, national, and international level
  7. To provide experience with the microbiological diagnosis of infectious diseases
  8. To provide experience in the management and operation of a hospital infection control, prevention, and epidemiology program
  9. To provide experience and education in the process of quality improvement
  10. To provide supervised basic research experience
  11. To provide experience with the molecular methods used by the clinical microbiology laboratory