Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

  • Instructor of Medicine
  • Medical Director, HIV Clinic
  • Project Director HIV Clinic, Ryan White Care Act
  • Associate Director, Study Design and Development, Clinical and Translational Research Support Center (CTRSC)

University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-3905 - Academic Office
502-813-6500 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Infectious Diseases

 

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Buenos Aires
  • Residency: University of Buenos Aires
  • Fellowship: University of Louisville

 

Recent Publications

    • Wiemken TL, Carrico RM, Klein SL, Jonsson CB, Peyrani P, Kelley RR, Aliberti S, Blasi F, Fernandez-Gonzalez R, Lopardo G, Ramirez JA; the CAPO Investigators. The effectiveness of the polysaccharide pneumococcal vaccine for the prevention of hospitalizations due to Streptococcus pneumoniae community-acquired pneumonia in the elderly differs between the sexes: Results from the Community-Acquired Pneumonia Organization (CAPO) international cohort study. Vaccine. 2014 Mar 6. pii: S0264-410X(14)00233-3. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.02.048. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24613522.
    • Fernandez-Botran R, Uriarte SM, Arnold FW, Rodriguez-Hernandez L, Rane MJ, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, Kelley R, Uppatla S, Cavallazzi R, Blasi F, Morlacchi L, Aliberti S, Jonsson C, Ramirez JA, Bordon J. Contrasting Inflammatory Responses in Severe and Non-severe Community-acquired Pneumonia. Inflammation. 2014 Feb 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24557760.
    • Wiemken TL, Kelley RR, Pacholski EB, Carrico KW, Peyrani P, Carrico RM, Ramirez JA. The role of infection prevention conferences to build and maintain knowledge-sharing networks: a longitudinal evaluation. Am J Infect Control. 2014 Feb;42(2):209-11. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2013.07.018. Epub 2013 Dec 17. PubMed PMID: 24355491.
    • Cavallazzi R, Wiemken T, Christensen D, Peyrani P, Blasi F, Levy G, Aliberti S, Kelley R, Ramirez J; Community-Acquired Pneumonia Organization (CAPO) Investigators. Predicting Mycobacterium tuberculosis in patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Eur Respir J. 2014 Jan;43(1):178-84. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00017813. Epub 2013 Jun 21. PubMed PMID: 23794467.
    • Caceres F, Welch VL, Kett DH, Scerpella EG, Peyrani P, Ford KD, Ramirez JA; Impact-Hap Study Group. Absence of gender-based differences in outcome of patients with hospital-acquired pneumonia. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013 Dec;22(12):1069-75. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2013.4434. Epub 2013 Oct 15. PubMed PMID: 24128006.
    • Aliberti S, Zanaboni AM, Wiemken T, Nahas A, Uppatla S, Morlacchi LC, Peyrani P, Blasi F, Ramirez J. Criteria for clinical stability in hospitalised patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Eur Respir J. 2013 Sep;42(3):742-9. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00100812. Epub 2012 Nov 8. PubMed PMID: 23143544.
    • Arnold FW, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Ramirez JA, Brock GN; CAPO authors. Mortality differences among hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia in three world regions: results from the Community-Acquired Pneumonia Organization (CAPO) International Cohort Study. Respir Med. 2013 Jul;107(7):1101-11. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2013.04.003. Epub 2013 May 6. PubMed PMID: 23660396.
    • Pasquale TR, Jabrocki B, Salstrom SJ, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Haque NZ, Scerpella EG, Ford KD, Zervos MJ, Ramirez JA, File TM Jr; IMPACT-HAP Study Group. Emergence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus USA300 genotype as a major cause of late-onset nosocomial pneumonia in intensive care patients in the USA. Int J Infect Dis. 2013 Jun;17(6):e398-403. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2012.12.013. Epub 2013 Feb 1. PubMed PMID: 23375542.
    • Arnold FW, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Mirsaeidi M, Ramirez JA; Community Acquired Pneumonia Organization (CAPO) Study Group. Outcomes in females hospitalised with community-acquired pneumonia are worse than in males. Eur Respir J. 2013 May;41(5):1135-40. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00046212. Epub 2012 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 22835618.
    • Bordon J, Aliberti S, Duvvuri P, Wiemken T, Peyrani P, Natividad I, Caceres-Lara A, Delapenha R, Blasi F, Ramirez J. Early administration of the first antimicrobials should be considered a marker of optimal care of patients with community-acquired pneumonia rather than a predictor of outcomes. Int J Infect Dis. 2013 May;17(5):e293-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2012.09.021. Epub 2013 Mar 16. PubMed PMID: 23507237.