Caleb Skipper, MD

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

Caleb Skipper

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware Street SE
MMC 250, Room D416 Mayo
Memorial Building
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
IDIM Admin

Administrative Phone
612-624-9996

Administrative Email
idimadmin@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-625-4410

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


Infectious Diseases Physician


MD, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

Residency, University of Washington-Providence, Seattle, WA

Fellowship, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

Summary

Dr. Skipper is an infectious diseases physician with a focus on global health and clinical research. He grew up in rural North Dakota, and attended medical school at the University of North Dakota, before ultimately completing his infectious diseases fellowship at the University of Minnesota. He has spent several years living in various parts of East Africa. His research interests include HIV/AIDS related infections including Cryptococcus, tuberculosis, and cytomegalovirus.

Expertise

  • Cryptococcal meningitis
  • Cytomegalovirus
  • HIV/AIDS

Research

Research Summary/Interests

  • Treatment of HIV-Associated Cryptococcal Meningitis
  • HIV-Associated T Cell Immunology
  • Prevention of Cytomegalovirus Disease in HIV/AIDS

Teaching

Academic Interests and Focus

Antimicrobial management; HIV/AIDS; Global Health

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Global Health; Antifungal development; HIV/AIDS