Archana Bhaskaran

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine


Administrator Info
Name: Becca Johnson
Phone: 612-624-9996
Fax: 612-625-4410
Mail: Mayo Memorial Building, MMC 250, 420 Delaware Street S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455

After completing medical school in Madras Medical College in Chennai, India, Dr. Bhaskaran pursued Internal Medicine residency, Infectious Disease and Clinical Microbiology fellowships in the United States. During her training she received the Don W. Powell, M.D Award for excellence in Internal Medicine Residency and became the Chief Infectious Disease fellow. She later moved to Canada for Transplant Infectious Diseases training at the University of Toronto where she received a research grant award from Physicians Services Incorporated, Canada. Dr. Bhaskaran's clinical and research interest is in the field of infections in transplant patients and fungal infections. Dr. Bhaskaran enjoys teaching and is committed to educating future generations of physicians.

Research Interests
Fungal infections
Infections in the immuno-compromised host

Teaching Summary

Concepts in Infectious Diseases

Clinical Summary

Infections in the immunocompromised; Fungal Infections; Tropical Infections, Mycobacterial Infections, Central Nervous System Infections; Global health


MBBS, Madras Medical College

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Internal Medicine, Residency
University of Texas Medical Branch
Microbiology, Fellowship
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Infectious Disease, Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Transplant Infectious Disease, Fellowship
University of Toronto

Honors and Recognition

Top Doctors Rising Star , Mpls/St. Paul Magazine
Chief Fellow Infectious Disease Fellowship
Don Powell Award for Excellence in Internal Medicine Residency