Vijay V. Yeldandi, M.D., FACP, FCCP, FIDSA an educator and Infectious Diseases Clinician with a special interest in "Transplantation" and "Public Health" is passionate about "Salutogenesis" as a path to "One Health" anchored in Social Justice. He is board certified in Infectious Diseases (ABIM, USA) and is currently a Clinical Professor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago www.uihealth.care .
His work over the last three decades includes: (1) laboratory research in anti-microbial resistance and molecular genetics (2) Translational research in infectious disease diagnostics (3) Clinical research in transplant infectious diseases; HIV epidemiology (4) Anti-microbial development and clinical trials (5) Public Health in India (6) Infection Prevention and Patient Safety (7) Six Sigma.
His work in providing technical support to National AIDS Control Organization of Ministry of health and family welfare, Government of India has been funded by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: $ 16,000,000 (INR: 112 crores 2005-2020). www.theshareindia.org.
His work has been recognized by several awards for excellence in teaching and leadership.Back to Our Doctors