Meredith Kavalier
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Credentials
MD

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

Bio

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Summary
Dr. Kavalier completed her undergraduate medical education at the University of Illinois in Peoria and Internal Medicine residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She was a member of the Global Health Pathway and traveled to Ethiopia where she practiced medicine and conducted research on hand hygiene and antibiogram development. During her fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Wisconsin, she also completed the Tropical Medicine and Traveler’s Health Course through the University of Minnesota. At the University of Minnesota she will continue to work in global health research and education as well as general infectious diseases.

Research Summary

  • Hand Hygiene
  • Antimicrobial Stewardship and Antibiogram Development
  • Rapid Diagnostic Test Development 

Teaching Summary

Tropical Medicine and Traveler’s Health; Sexually Transmitted Infections; General Infectious Diseases

Clinical Summary

General Infectious Diseases; Travel-related conditions; Sexually Transmitted Infections

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Global Health Pathway, Residency
University of Wisconsin Madison
Internal Medicine, Residency
University of Wisconsin Madison
Distinction in Global Health, Fellowship
University of Wisconsin Madison
Infectious Disease Education, Fellowship
University of Wisconsin Madison
Infectious Disease, Fellowship
University of Wisconsin Madison
Contact

Contact

Administrative Contact

Name: Laura Torgeson
Phone: 612-624-9996
Fax: 612-625-4410
Email: torge186@umn.edu
Mail: Mayo Memorial Building, MMC 250, 420 Delaware Street S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455