Alexis C Gushiken

Alexis C Gushiken, MD

Assistant Professor Of Medicine

Department: MD-INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Business Phone: (352) 294-5481

About Alexis C Gushiken

Dr. Gushiken joined the UF Division of Infectious Diseases & Global Medicine in 2021 as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. She received her BS from the University of California, Davis, followed by her MD from Ross University School of Medicine. Dr. Gushiken then went on to complete residency in Internal Medicine at Virginia Tech Carilion in Roanoke, VA, and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. She has interest in antimicrobial resistance, One Health, zoonotic infections, and emerging infectious diseases.

Clinical Profile

Subspecialties
  • Infectious Disease
Areas of Interest
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Endocarditis
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hepatitis C
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD)
  • Vaccines (immunizations)

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Antimicrobial resistance (AMR or AR)
  • Conservation Medicine
  • Emerging infectious disease
  • One Health
  • Zoonotic Disease

Publications

2021
Cryptococcosis.
Infectious disease clinics of North America. [DOI] 10.1016/j.idc.2021.03.012. [PMID] 34016288.
2021
Evolution of Nipah Virus Infection: Past, Present, and Future Considerations.
Tropical medicine and infectious disease. [DOI] 10.3390/tropicalmed6010024. [PMID] 33672796.
2019
Braden score may be associated with time to onset of catheter-associated urinary tract infection in high-risk patients: Lessons learned from a root cause analysis tool.
American journal of infection control. [DOI] 10.1016/j.ajic.2018.09.002. [PMID] 30458995.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5481
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100289
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610