Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

Paula Peyrani, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Project Director HIV Clinic, Ryan White Care Act
  • Director, Clinical Research Unit

UofL Ambulatory Care Building
550 South Jackson Street, 2nd Floor
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-3905 - Academic Office
502-561-8844 - Patient Appointments


Clinical Expertise
Infectious Diseases

 

Education and Training

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

 

Featured Publications

  • Holguin F, Moughrabieh MA, Ojeda V, Patel SR, Peyrani P, Pinedo M, Celedón JC, Douglas IS, Upson DJ, Roman J. Respiratory Health in Migrant Populations: A Crisis Overlooked. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Feb;14(2):153-159. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201608-592PS. PubMed PMID: 28146384.
  • Wiemken TL, Kelley RR, Fernandez-Botran R, Mattingly WA, Arnold FW, Furmanek SP, Restrepo MI, Chalmers JD, Peyrani P, Cavallazzi R, Bordon J, Aliberti S, Ramirez JA. Using cluster analysis of cytokines to identify patterns of inflammation in hospitalized patients with community-acquired pneumonia: a pilot study. Univ Louisville J Respir Infect. 2017;1(1):3-11. doi: 10.18297/jri/vol1/iss1/1/. Epub 2017 Jan 30. PubMed PMID: 28393141; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5382869.
  • Moffett BK, Panchabhai TS, Nakamatsu R, Arnold FW, Peyrani P, Wiemken T, Guardiola J, Ramirez JA. Comparing posteroanterior with lateral and anteroposterior chest radiography in the initial detection of parapneumonic effusions. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Dec;34(12):2402-2407. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.09.021. Epub 2016 Sep 14. PubMed PMID: 27793503.
  • Luna CM, Palma I, Niederman MS, Membriani E, Giovini V, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Ramirez J. The Impact of Age and Comorbidities on the Mortality of Patients of Different Age Groups Admitted with Community-acquired Pneumonia. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Sep;13(9):1519-26. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201512-848OC. PubMed PMID: 27398827.
  • Arnold FW, Bordon J, Fernandez-Botran R, Rane MJ, Uriarte SM, Kelley R, Wiemken TL, Peyrani P, Ramirez JA; Community-Acquired Pneumonia Inflammatory Study Group.. Macrolide Use and Neutrophil Function/Cytokine Levels in Hospitalized Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia: A Pilot Study. Lung. 2016 Feb;194(1):155-62. doi: 10.1007/s00408-015-9822-7. Epub 2015 Nov 9. PubMed PMID: 26553025.
  • Wiemken TL, Carrico RM, Kelley RR, Binford LE, Peyrani P, Ford KD, Welch V, Ramirez JA. Understanding why low-risk patients accept vaccines: a socio-behavioral approach. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Dec 23;8:813. doi: 10.1186/s13104-015-1816-2. PubMed PMID: 26698110; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4690298.
  • Mattingly WA, Kelley RR, Wiemken TL, Chariker JH, Peyrani P, Guinn BE, Binford LE, Buckner K, Ramirez J. Real-Time Enrollment Dashboard For Multisite Clinical Trials. Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2015 Oct 30;1:17-21. PubMed PMID: 26878068; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4746719.
  • Aliberti S, Ramirez J, Cosentini R, Valenti V, Voza A, Rossi P, Stolz D, Legnani D, Pesci A, Richeldi L, Peyrani P, Massari FM, Blasi F. Acute myocardial infarction versus other cardiovascular events in community-acquired pneumonia. ERJ Open Res. 2015 Sep 15;1(1). pii: 00020-2015. eCollection 2015 May. PubMed PMID: 27730139; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5005139.
  • Wiemken TL, Kelley RR, Carrico RM, Binford LE, Guinn BE, Mattingly WA, Peyrani P, Ramirez JA. Efficacy of a novel skin antiseptic against carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae. Am J Infect Control. 2015 Apr 1;43(4):380-2. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.12.007. Epub 2015 Feb 7. PubMed PMID: 25660077.
  • Peyrani P, Ramirez J. What is the best therapeutic approach to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia? Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2015 Apr;28(2):164-70. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000149. Review. PubMed PMID: 25692268.