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Amesh A. Adalja, MD, FACP

Senior Associate, UPMC Center for Health Security
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Adjunct Instructor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

I am a Senior Associate at the UPMC Center for Health Security and a member of the US Government’s National Disaster Medical System. I was deployed to Haiti after the earthquake in 2010.

See Dr. Adalja's Center for Biosecurity biography

Education & Training

Degree

Year

Field

Carnegie Mellon University BS 1995 Industrial Management
American University of the Caribbean MD 2002 Medicine
Allegheny General Hospital Residency 2007 Internal Medicine / Emergency Medicine Combined Residency
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Fellowship 2009 Infectious Disease
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Fellowship 2010 Critical Care

 

Honors

2002 - 2007,  Chief Resident, Combined Internal Medicine/Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Allegheny General Hospital

2008 - 2009,  Chief Fellow, Infectious Disease Fellowship Program, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

 

Current Research Interest

Bioterrorism, Emerging Infections, Pandemic preparedness.

 

Publications

See all publications by Amesh Adalja.

 

Presentations at major meetings

"Emerging Infections," Critical Care Section Meeting, American College of Emergency Physicians Scientific Assembly, October 2010.

"Differences in Responding to Natural and Unnatural Outbreaks," NATO Advanced Research Workshop, Belgrade, Serbia, November 2010.