The Division of Infectious Diseases is a multidisciplinary team of specialists working within Mayo Clinic's coordinated care system, including:
- Six board-certified infectious diseases physicians
- Infectious Diseases Specialty Pharmacist
- Clinical nurse
- Microbiota transplant coordinator
- Advanced practitioner
The Infectious Diseases group coordinates one of the nation’s most active and successful treatment programs for fecal microbiota (stool) transplantation for recurrent C. difficile (Clostridium difficile) infection.
The group collaborates across specialties to coordinate care for patients undergoing outpatient intravenous antimicrobial therapy.
Mayo Clinic's infectious disease specialists are engaged in cutting-edge research, collaborating with:
- Arizona State University
- Translational Genomics (T-Gen)
- Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine
Mayo Clinic researchers are leaders in developing new knowledge in preventing, diagnosing and treating:
- Valley Fever (coccidioidomycosis)
- Infections associated with transplants
- Infections associated with medical devices and procedures