Paschalis Vergidis, M.D.


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Paschalis Vergidis, M.D., is an Infectious Diseases specialist. His clinical focus includes:

  • Expertise in the management of fungal infections such as candidiasis, aspergillosis and histoplasmosis.
  • Providing care to patients with HIV infection, hematologic malignancies, bone marrow and solid organ transplant recipients and other patients with weakened immune system.

In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Vergidis is active in research. His work is focused on describing the epidemiology and outcomes of invasive fungal infections, evaluating novel diagnostic methods and participating in clinical trials on novel antifungal agents.

  1. 2016
    Master of Science - Clinical & Translational ScienceUniversity of Pittsburgh
  2. 2012
    Post-doctoral Fellowship - ResearchMayo Clinic, Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Division of Clinical Microbiology
  3. 2010
    Fellowship - Transplant Infectious DiseaseMayo Clinic Department of Medicine
  4. 2009
    Fellowship - Infectious DiseaseBoston University Medical Center, Department of Medicine
  5. 2007
    Resident - Internal Medicine, Department of MedicineSt. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Tufts University, Department of Medicine
  6. 2000
    MDUniversity of Patras


  1. 2009
    Infectious DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2007
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Outstanding Grant Proposal AwardInstitute for Clinical Research, University of Pittsburgh
  2. 2015
    Education and Research Foundation Medical Scholars Program (Mentor)Infectious Disease Society of America
  3. 2012
    Infectious Disease Fellows' Grant ProgramID Week 2012
  4. 2011
    Infectious Disease Fellows' Grant Program49th Annual Meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)
  5. 2011
    Infectious Diseases Fellows' Grant Program51st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
  6. 2010
    Infectious Disease Fellows' Grant Program48th Annual IDSA Meeting
  7. 2010
    Infectious Diseases Fellows' Grant Program50th ICAAC
  8. 2009
    Kass award for Excellence in Clinical CareMassachusetts Infectious Disease Society
  9. 2008
    Scholarship for Scholarly Activity in Hospital EpidemiologyJonathan Freeman
  10. 2000
    Medical School Honor for Academic AchievementUniversity of Patras

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    MemberMycoses Study Group Education & Research Consortium
  2. 2019 - present
    Member, Research CommitteeDepartment of Internal Medicine
  3. 2019 - present
    Education Committee MemberDepartment of Internal Medicine
  4. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Transplantation
  5. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Microbiology
  6. 2009 - 2012
    Member, Research CommitteeDepartment of Internal Medicine
  7. 2009 - 2010
    RepresentativeMayo Fellows Association
  8. 2008 - 2009
    Committee MemberBoston University Medical Center
  9. 2008 - 2009
    Section RepresentativeBoston University Medical Center
  10. 2007 - present
    MemberInfectious Disease Society of America


Research activities

See a description of research activities.