Alison Galdys, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine

Alison Galdys

Contact Info

Mailing Address:
University of Minnesota
IDIM Division, MMC 250
420 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
IDIM

Administrative Phone
612-624-9996

Administrative Email
IDIMDivision@umn.edu

Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine


Infectious Diseases Practitioner


University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residency, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

Infectious Disease Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

BA, Saint Olaf College, Northfield, MN

Summary

Dr. Galdys graduated from the UMN Medical School and completed a combined residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. She entered fellowship in Infectious Diseases with a research focus in the molecular epidemiology of Clostridium difficile. She served as both Assistant Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Clinical Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases at UPMC. Dr. Galdys will hold a MHealth Infection Prevention Medical Directorship.

Expertise

Infection reporting and accountability; outbreak detection; hospital preparedness for emerging pathogens; Legionella prevention, and antimicrobial stewardship; patient care; clinician education.

Awards & Recognition

  • Delegate, NIAID/IDSA Research Careers Meeting
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Chief Fellow, ID fellowship program
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Program

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Infection reporting and accountability; outbreak detection; hospital preparedness for emerging pathogens; Legionella prevention, and antimicrobial stewardship

Clinical

Clinics

Delaware Street Clinic (Infectious Disease/HIV Clinic)

Clinical Interests

Infectious Diseases

Hospital Privileges

University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview