Title: Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Medicine; Associate Fellowship Director
Research Interests: Antimicrobial Stewardship, Carbapenem sparing strategies, Modelling and Prediction of Antimicrobial Resistance, Application of novel diagnostic methods, Genetic analysis of Multi-drug resistant organisms, Emerging and Re-emerging Infections, Pharmacokinetic analysis and dosing of Antimicrobial agents
Antimicrobial Stewardship and Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases
Dr. Cherabuddi conducts research through clinical trials of novel antimicrobial compounds that enable transition to patient care. He also conducts research with ID Pharmacy specialists evaluating antibiotic resistance and patient outcomes. He collaborates with the researchers at the UF Emerging Pathogen Institute on (re)emerging viral infections including Zika, Chikungunya and Keystone viruses and on Modelling and Prediction of Antimicrobial Resistance utilizing epidemiologic data and whole-genome sequencing. Dr. Cherabuddi works with other infectious diseases specialists and The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) to promote education in Antimicrobial Stewardship.
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