Walter C. Hellinger, M.D.

  1. Infectious Disease Specialist
  2. Internist
  3. Chair, Infectious Diseases, Florida

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Infection
  1. Bone marrow transplant
  2. Infection control
  3. Transplant
  • Nosocomial infections
  • Hospital infection control
  • Infections in solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients

Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 1988
    Fellow - Fellowship in Infectious DiseasesMayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 1985
    Resident - Medical ResidencyUniversity of California, San Diego - Medical Center
  3. 1983
    Internship - Medical InternshipUniversity of California, San Diego - Medical Center
  4. 1982
    MDSchool of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University
  5. 1977
    BAAmherst College

Certifications

  1. 1988
    Infectious DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 1985
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Top TeacherInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2011
    Distinguished ClinicianMayo Clinic in Florida
  3. 2004
    James H. Nakano AwardNational Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Professional memberships

  1. 2016 - present
    Board MemberSociety for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
  2. 2015
    FellowInfectious Diseases Society of America
  3. 2015
    Committee Liaison/ConsultantSociety for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
  4. 2013 - present
    MemberCLABSI Work Group
  5. 2010
    FellowSociety for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
  6. 2009 - present
    MemberVentilator Associated Pneumonia, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  7. 2009 - present
    MemberInfection Prevention and Control
  8. 2008
    MemberClinical Equipment Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  9. 2008 - present
    MemberHospital Practice Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  10. 2008 - present
    MemberInfluenza Steering Committee
  11. 2008 - present
    MemberFlorida Hospital Association
  12. 2008 - present
    MemberHealthcare Associated Infection Advisory Board, State of Florida Department of Health
  13. 2007 - 2008
    MemberAnnual Meeting Planning Committee, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
  14. 2007
    MemberMulti-Society Recommendations for Cleaning and Sterilizing of Intraocular Surgical Instruments
  15. 2006 - 2008
    MemberAmerican Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  16. 2006 - 2007
    MemberClinical Practice Quality Oversight Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  17. 2005 - present
    MemberEnvironmental Health, Safety & Security Coordination Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  18. 2003 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  19. 2002 - 2005
    MemberThe Transplantation Society
  20. 2001 - 2004
    MemberSelection Committee, Kidney-Pancreas Transplant Program, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  21. 2001 - 2004
    MemberLung and Heart Lung Transplant Selection Committee, Lung and Heart-Lung Transplant Program, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  22. 1998 - 2004
    MemberLiver Transplant Selection Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  23. 1998 - present
    MemberFlorida Infectious Disease Society
  24. 1993 - 2015
    MemberInfectious Diseases Society of America
  25. 1993 - 2001
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  26. 1992 - 2009
    MemberSociety for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
  27. 1991 - present
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  28. 1990 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  29. 1989 - present
    ChairInfection Control Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  30.  
    Task Force MemberAmerican Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  31.  
    Task Force MemberFlorida Hospital Association
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