Norman L Beatty

Norman L Beatty, MD

Assistant Professor Of Medicine

Department: MD-INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Business Phone: (352) 273-8830

About Norman L Beatty

Norman L. Beatty is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine. He graduated from the University of Central Florida College of Medicine with a B.S. in Molecular Biology and Microbiology, and a B.S. in Biotechnology. He then went on to study at Ross University School of Medicine and graduated with High Honors with his M.D. degree. He completed his Internal Medicine residency and Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Dr. Beatty has been studying triatomines (kissing bugs) the insect vector responsible for transmitting the parasite that causes Chagas disease in humans and other mammals and Chagas disease since 2015. He is currently researching the prevalence of Chagas disease in Florida as well as throughout the United States. His research has been presented at several conferences, including both the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene annual scientific meetings.

Honors & Awards

2018 · Infectious Diseases Society of America
2018 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
2017 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson at South Campus
2017 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson at South Campus
2017 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
2016 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson at South Campus
2016 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson at South Campus
2015 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Research Profile

Dr. Norman Beatty has research interests studying Chagas disease and the triatomines (kissing bugs) that harbor the protozoan parasite, Trypanosoma cruzi.

Project: Prevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi infection among small mammals in North Florida.

In collaboration with Dr. Samantha Wisely and Sarah Maestas (PhD candidate) affliated with UF IFAS we are investigating T. cruzi infection among mammalian wildlife in north Florida.

Areas of Interest
  • Chagas disease
  • HIV
  • Health outcomes research
  • Kissing bug (triatomine) research
  • Molecular epidemiology
  • Tropical Disease
  • Trypanosoma cruzi infection

Education

Fellowship – Infectious Diseases
2019 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Residency – Internal Medicine
2017 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
Internship – Internal Medicine
2014 · University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson
MD
2013 · Ross University School of Medicine
BS – Biotechnology
2009 · University of Central Florida College of Medicine
BS – Molecular Biology and Microbiology
2008 · University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-8830
Emails:
Addresses:
Mailing:
PO Box 100289
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
DIVISION OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES AND GLOBAL M
D2-39
GAINESVILLE FL 326103003