Allegheny Health Network
Find a
Request An Appointment Login to
News Classes &
Call 412.Doctors



Fellows are introduced within the curriculum to research design, statistics, and study interpretations, as well as critical review of literature to acquire skills that foster lifelong learning.

Physicians in training, with guidance from faculty members of the Division of Infectious Diseases, have contributed to the writing of manuscripts and publications in peer reviewed journals and have participated in poster presentations at national conferences.

Selected Published Articles

Walsh TL, Chan L, Konopka CI, Burkitt MJ, Moffa MA, Bremmer DN, Murillo MA, Watson C, Chan-Tompkins NH. Appropriateness of antibiotic management of uncomplicated skin and soft tissue infections in hospitalized adult patients. BMC Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 29;16(1):721. PMID: 27899072

Veer M, Abdulmassih R, Como J, Min Z, Bhanot N. Adenoviral nephritis in a renal transplant recipient: Case report and literature review. Transpl Infect Dis. 2017 May 3. doi: 10.1111/tid.12716. PMID: 27716406

Walsh TL, Bhanot N, Murillo MA, Uchin JM, Min Z. Creeping Skin Lesions: Primary Cutaneous Cryptococcosis. Am J Med. 2017 Jun; 130(6):666-668. PMID: 28223065

Rali P, Veer M, Gupta N, Singh AC, Bhanot N. Opportunistic Pulmonary Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts. Crit Care Nurs Q. 2016 Apr-Jun;39(2):161-75. PMID:26919677

Abdulmassih R, Min Z. An ominous radiographic feature: cortical ribbon sign. Intern Emerg Med. 2016 Mar;11(2):281-3. doi: 10.1007/s11739-015-1287-4.PMID: 26238299

Garcia RR, Bhanot N, Min Z. A mimic's imitator: a cavitary pneumonia in a myasthenic patient with history of tuberculosis. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jul 6;2015. pii: bcr2015210264. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-210264.PMID: 26150643

Sharff K, Min Z, Bhanot N. A Challenging Case of Multifocal Mycobacterium marinum Osteoarticular Infection in a Patient with Anorexia Nervosa. Case Rep Orthop. 2015;2015:963138. doi: 10.1155/2015/963138. PMID: 26137337

Garcia RR, Min Z, Narasimhan S, Bhanot N. Fusarium brain abscess: case report and literature review. Mycoses. 2015 Jan;58(1):22-6. doi: 10.1111/myc.12271. Review. PMID: 25476184

Makadia J, Bhanot N, Mancini SA, Min Z. Clinical evolution, management, and resolution of type II necrotizing fasciitis. Intern Emerg Med. 2015 Apr;10(3):389-91. doi: 10.1007/s11739-014-1139-7. PMID: 25294738

Min Z. Parenchymal neurocysticercosis. Intern Emerg Med. 2015 Feb;10(1):105-7. doi: 10.1007/s11739-014-1089-0. PMID: 24889913

McEllistrem MC, McGraw M, Sahud AG, Chan-Tompkins NH, Goswami R, Bhanot N. High frequency of nonadherence to Clostridium difficile treatment guidelines. South Med J. 2014 Sep;107(9):597-9. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000167.PMID: 25188627

Sawyer JR, Ma Q, Hsiao CB. Single-tablet, once-daily treatment regimens for HIV.Lancet Infect Dis. 2014 Apr;14(4):265-7.

Min Z, Zarrabi A, Woldesenbet A, Williams RB. Purple ear and retiform purura. Intern Emerg Med. 2014; 9(4): 475-477. PMID 24287572
Sandhu R, Min Z, Bhanot N. A gigantic anogenital lesion: buschke-lowenstein tumor. Case Rep Dermatol Med. 2014;2014:650714. doi: 10.1155/2014/650714..PMID: 25431694

Min Z, Gnann JW Jr. Mosquito bites and eastern equine encephalitis. QJM 2014;107(5):397-398. PMID 23970186

Min Z, Gnann JW Jr. Reversible posterior leukoencephalopathy syndrome. Intern Emerg Med. 2014; 9(3): 341-342. PMID 24132656

Naik C, Kulkarni H, Darabi A, Bhanot N. Ochrobactrum anthropi: a rare cause of pneumonia. J Infect Chemother. 2013 Feb;19(1):162-5. doi: 10.1007/s10156-012-0436-1. Epub 2012 Jun 7.PMID: 22669505

Min Z, Pappas PG. Target lesions in a neutropenic patient. Intern Emerg Med. 2013 Nov. 
PMID 24293213

Julian KG, Shattahi E, Burg JE, Boehmer JP. Low-dose valganciclovir for cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in heart transplant recipients. Transplant Proc. 2013 Nov;45(9):3414-3417. PMID 24182826

Sharff KA, Richards EP, Townes JM. Clinical management of septic arthritis. Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2013 Jun;15(6):332. PMID 23591823

Min Z, Curtis JR, Baddley JW. Epidemiologic research of invasive fungal infections using large healthcare databases. Current Fungal Infect Rep. 2013;7(4):320-325.

Min Z, Krishnasami Z, Cook WJ, Rodriguez JM. Dual causes of multiple myeloma. International Journal of Case Reports and Images. 2013;4(9):489-493.

Mikula JM, Hsiao CB, Sawyer JR, Ma Q, Morse GD. Comparative Effectiveness of Darunavir 1,200 mg Daily and Approved Dosing Strategies for Protease Inhibitor-Experienced Patients. AIDS Res Treat. 2013;2013:687176. PMID:23956848