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Avinash K. Shetty, MD

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Avinash K. Shetty, MD

Avinash K. Shetty, MD

Associate Dean, Office of Global Health (pka International Health Affairs)

Professor, Pediatrics

Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity Ctr for Vaccines at Extremes

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Contact Information

  • New Patient Appointments:

    336-716-WAKE

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    336-713-4500

  • Fax: 336-716-7100

Memberships

  • Society of Pediatric Research

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

  • NPI: 1669456745

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Education & Training

  • MD

    1989 - Bombay University Seth GS Medical College - India

  • Fellowship

    1995 - Louisiana State University School of Medicine - New Orleans

  • Residency

    1996 - Louisiana State University Hospital

  • Residency

    1997 - Louisiana State University Hospital

  • Fellowship

    1998 - Louisiana State University School of Medicine - New Orleans

  • Fellowship

    2001 - Stanford University School of

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Infectious Diseases

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Research Contact Information

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Research Interests

  • HIV Infections, Infectious Disease Transmission, Vertical, Pregnancy Complications, Infectious, Staphylococcal Infections, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Recent Publications

  • Detection of Human Papilloma Virus and Risk Factors among Patients with Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma Attending a Tertiary Referral Centre in South India.
    Bandhary SK, Shetty V, Saldanha M, Gatti P, Devegowda D, R PS, Shetty AK. Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev. 2018 May; 19(5):1325-1330.
  • Prevalence and Characteristics of Pruritus and Association With Quality of Life in People Living With HIV: A Cross-Sectional Study..
    Xu T, Shetty AK, Badiger S, Chan YH, Yosipovitch G. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2018 May; 55(5):e4-e7.
  • Impact of care at foster homes on the health-related quality of life of HIV-infected children and adolescents: a cross-sectional study from India..
    Gopakumar KG, Bhat KG, Baliga S, Joseph N, Mohan N, Shetty AK. Qual Life Res. 2018 04; 27(4):871-877.
  • Antibiotic prescribing knowledge, attitudes, and practice among physicians in teaching hospitals in South India..
    Thakolkaran N, Shetty AV, D'Souza NDR, Shetty AK. J Family Med Prim Care. ; 6(3):526-532.
  • Knowledge and Attitudes Towards Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Among Academic and Community Physicians in Mangalore, India..
    Canon C, Effoe V, Shetty V, Shetty AK. J Cancer Educ. 2017 Jun; 32(2):382-391.
  • Zika Virus: A Serious Global Health Threat..
    McNeil CJ, Shetty AK. J. Trop. Pediatr. 2017 06; 63(3):242-248.
  • A cystic splenic mass in a farmer..
    Rao SB, Madi DR, Shetty AK. Eur. J. Intern. Med. 2017 Dec; 46:e5-e6.
  • Treatment-seeking behavior and obstacles to treatment compliance in diabetic patients in Mangaluru, India..
    Mentock SM, Ng VY, Narayana R, Ullal H, Kumari S, Badiger S, Shetty AK. Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2017 Dec; 11 Suppl 2:S617-S622.
  • Cervical cytological abnormalities and human papilloma virus infection in women infected with HIV in Southern India..
    Thunga S, Andrews A, Ramapuram J, Satyamoorthy K, Kini H, Unnikrishnan B, Adhikari P, Singh P, Kabekkodu SP, Bhat S, Kadam A, Shetty AK. J. Obstet. Gynaecol. Res. 2016 Dec; 42(12):1822-1828.
  • Peramivir injection in the treatment of acute influenza: a review of the literature..
    Wester A, Shetty AK. Infect Drug Resist. 2016; 9:201-14.

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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
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    336-716-WAKE

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