Welcome to the Division of Infectious Diseases

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The Division of Infectious Diseases offers a wide range of inpatient and outpatient clinical services related to the care of patients with infectious diseases. We have four main missions: patient care, education, research and community health improvement. The primary goal of our clinical programs is to provide excellent inpatient and outpatient care and consultative services to the patients receiving care at Froedtert Hospital, the VA Medical Center and our regional partners. Our education mission includes efforts across a broad spectrum of learners, including medical and other health care professional students, residents and fellows, and continuing education for practicing physicians, as well as community education in areas of infectious diseases. Read more...

Best Doctors® 2014

Five Division of Infectious Diseases physicians are listed among The Best Doctors in America® for 2014:

Michael Chusid, MD
Mary Beth Graham, MD
Peter Havens, MD, MS
Peter Sohnle, MD
Rodney Willoughby, Jr., MD

Patient Care Information

MCW Division of Infectious Diseases physicians and practitioners see patients at four major affiliates – Froedtert Hospital, Zablocki VA Medical Center, AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin, and St. Joseph's Hospital West Bend. All four clinics are devoted to HIV/AIDS patient care in addition to treatment of general infectious diseases including, but not limited to, bacterial infections, endocarditis, fevers of unknown origin, osteomyelitis, parasitic and tropical infections, fungal and mycobacterial infections, prosthetic joint infections, and follow-up of hospital in-patients.

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The Medical College of Wisconsin provides comprehensive training in clinical aspects of infectious diseases and offers experience in research. Read more...


The Division of Infectious Diseases is involved in multidisciplinary research including Bench Research, Clinical Trials, Banking Trials and Behavioral Trials. Collaborative research efforts are ongoing with internal and external partners. Read more...

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MCW Infectious Diseases / Biopreparedness News

Dr. Chusid Discusses Increased Awareness of Adult Pertussis

May 13 - Dr. Michael Chusid tells Health Care Asia Daily that awareness has increased over the past decade of the risk of pertussis among adults. Health Care Asia Daily

Dr. Willoughby Says Doctors are Doing Bad Job of Promoting HPV Vaccinations

Apr. 29 - Dr. Rodney Willoughby (Pediatrics – Infectious Diseases) tells the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) that family practitioners and pediatricians are doing a poor job of promoting the importance of HPV vaccinations. Research has shown that most parents would immunize their children if their physician recommended the HPV vaccine. JAMA Network

Dr. Willoughby Calls HPV Immunization an Anti-Cancer Vaccine

Apr. 21 - Dr. Rodney Willoughby (Pediatrics – Infectious Disease) tells MedPage Today that HPV immunization is essentially an anti-cancer vaccine. MedPage Today

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