Infectious Diseases/ Transplant Rotation

The Transplant and Oncology Infectious Diseases Program at Stony Brook Hospital offers clinical expertise in the prevention and management of infectious complications in oncology, solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients.

Clinical activities includes an inpatient consult service, which consist of dedicated Infectious disease faculty with transplant ID training and experience, an ID fellow and a clinical pharmacist. Consultation is provided for patients admitted in different clinical units at Stony Brook Hospital, including transplant candidates and recipients in our liver, kidney and stem cell transplant patients.

Consultation is also provided for oncology patients who have received or are receiving chemotherapy agents as well as patients on treatment with immunosuppressant biological agents.

Outpatient service is provided for pre-transplant evaluations, new and follow up consults. Also OPAT service is provided for such patients. The program also participates in the design and implementation of guidelines for the prevention and treatment of patients at Stony Brook Hospital and affiliates.