Irene G. Sia, M.D.

  1. Infectious Disease Specialist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. 2000
    Diploma - Tropical Medicine and HygieneRoyal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom
  2. 2000
    MSc - Tropical Medicine and International HealthLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London
  3. 1999
    Fellow - Infectious DiseasesMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1996
    Resident - Internal MedicineAlbert Einstein Medical Center
  5. 1994
    Internship - Internal MedicineAlbert Einstein Medical Center
  6. 1992
    Resident - Internal MedicineSanto Tomas University Hospital
  7. 1988
    InternshipSanto Tomas University Hospital
  8. 1987
    MDUniversity of Santo Tomas
  9. 1983
    BS - Biology AcceleratedUniversity of Santo Tomas

Certifications

  1. 1998
    Infectious DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2016
    Laureate AwardDepartment of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  2. 2016
    2016 Olmsted County Public Health Award, Mayo TB Staff Outstanding Partnership AwardOlmsted County Public Health
  3. 2015
    Cierny Memorial AwardMusculoskeletal Infection Society
  4. 2013
    DOM Career Development Time for Scholarly PhysiciansDepartment of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  5. 2012
    Kong Hua School Outstanding Alumni AwardKong Hua School
  6. 2012
    Outstanding Community Involvement AwardDepartment of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  7. 2010
    Meritorious Service AwardMinnesota Medical Association, Minority and Cross-Cultural Affairs Committee
  8. 2008
    Career Development Time for Scholarly Physicians AwardDepartment of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  9. 2008
    Mayo Award of Excellence - Community Caring AwardMayo Awards for Excellence
  10. 2006
    Community Success ProgramSouthern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, Hawthorne Health, Town Hall Meeting
  11. 2005
    Medicine Innovation and Development System AwardDepartment of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  12. 2002
    Scholarly Clinician AwardMayo Clinic in Rochester
  13. 2002
    New Investigator AwardPfizer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  14. 1999
    Mayo Foundation ScholarMayo Foundation
  15. 1992
    Outstanding Poster Presentation - Annual Convention for the Philippine Medical AssociationSanto Thomas University Hospital
  16. 1992
    Best Research Paper - Annual Convention for the Philippine College of PhysiciansSanto Thomas University Hospital
  17. 1988
    Most Outstanding InternSanto Thomas University Hospital
  18. 1988
    Best Paper, Annual Interns' Paper PresentationSanto Thomas University Hospital
  19. 1988
    Merit Award for Outstanding Performance, Philippine Medical Board ExaminationSanto Thomas University Hospital
  20. 1987
    Pope Leo XIII Communitarian AwardUniversity of Santo Tomas
  21. 1987
    Benemeritus - Faculty of Medicine and SurgeryUniversity of Santo Tomas
  22. 1983
    Cum Laude, College of ScienceUniversity of Santo Tomas

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    Co-ChairCenter for Health Equity and Community Engagement Research
  2. 2020 - present
    MemberCenter for Health Equity and Community Engagement Research
  3. 2020 - present
    Co-LeaderSARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19 Enterprise Research Task Force, Mayo Clinic; SARS-CoV-2 / COVID-19 Enterprise Research Task Force
  4. 2020 - present
    MemberEuropean Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  5. 2019 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  6. 2019
    Invited MemberNational Institutes of Health
  7. 2019 - present
    MemberCenter for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health
  8. 2017 - present
    Co-LeaderDepartment of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
  9. 2017 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  10. 2017 - present
    MemberExecutive Committee, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2017 - present
    ChairDepartment of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Diversity and Inclusion
  12. 2017 - present
    ChairDivision of Infectious Diseases, Faculty Development
  13. 2017 - present
    MemberDepartment of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
  14. 2016 - 2017
    ChairAwards Committee, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  15. 2016 - present
    MemberNational Institutes of Health
  16. 2016 - present
    MemberNational Institutes of Health
  17. 2014 - 2015
    MemberMayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science
  18. 2014 - present
    FellowInfectious Diseases Society of America
  19. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Public Health Association
  20. 2009 - 2013
    MemberMayo Clinic Center for Clinical and Translational Science
  21. 2009
    MemberCTSA Education Resources: Health Disparities Workgroup, Mayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  22. 2008 - 2009
    MemberSociety of Teachers of Family Medicine
  23. 2008 - 2010
    MemberCTSA Research Resources Executive Committee
  24. 2007 - 2008
    Medical DirectorMayo Medical School Rochester Advocacy for Community Health
  25. 2006 - 2008
    MemberCommunity-Campus Partnerships for Health
  26. 2002 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2001 - present
    MemberDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  28. 2001 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association, Zumbro Valley Medical Association
  29. 2001 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association, American Medical Association
  30. 2000 - 2018
    Invited MemberTravel and Geographic Medicine Focus Group, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  31. 2000 - present
    MemberHematology-Oncology Infectious Diseases Focus Group, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  32. 2000 - present
    MemberOrthopedic Focus Group, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  33. 2000 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  34. 2000 - present
    FellowRoyal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
  35. 1998 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Medical Specialties
  36. 1997 - present
    MemberInfectious Diseases Society of America
  37. 1996 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  38. 1996 - present
    MemberAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  39. 1993 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  40. 1992 - present
    MemberPhilippine Medical Association
  41. 1990 - present
    Associate FellowPhilippine College of Physicians
  42. 1986 - 1987
    PresidentMedical Students' Group, Medical Missions, Inc.
  43. 1986 - 1987
    Board of DirectorsMedical Missions, Inc.
  44. 1985 - 1986
    TreasurerMedical Students' Group, Medical Missions, Inc.
  45. 1984 - present
    Lifetime MemberMedical Missions, Inc.

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.