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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 Office of Women in Medicine and Science

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Contact Information

  • New Patient Appointments:

    336-716-WAKE

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    336-713-4500

  • Fax: 336-716-7100

Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

  • Society of Pediatric Research

  • American Pediatric Society

  • Infectious Disease Society of American

  • NPI: 1669456745

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Education & Training

  • MD

    1989 - Seth G. S. Medical College and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital

  • 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

  • Hospital wastewater treatment reduces NDM-positive bacteria being discharged into water bodies.
    Divyashree M, Mani MK, Shama Prakash K, Vijaya Kumar D, Veena Shetty A, Shetty AK, Karunasagar I. Water Environ. Res. 2019 Sep;
  • Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia: A potential complication of sirolimus therapy.
    Shetty AK. J Paediatr Child Health. 2019 Apr; 55(4):484.
  • Knowledge, attitudes and factors associated with acceptability of human papillomavirus vaccination among undergraduate medical, dental and nursing students in South India.
    Shetty S, Prabhu S, Shetty V, Shetty AK. Hum Vaccin Immunother. 2019; 15(7-8):1656-1665.
  • Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis in Children.
    Thakolkaran N, Shetty AK. Ochsner J. 2019; 19(2):116-122.
  • Aspergillus fumigatus in a fine needle aspiration of a cavitary lung lesion.
    Li W, Shetty AK, Salih ZT. Clin Case Rep. 2018 Dec; 6(12):2475-2477.
  • Correlates of Late Presentation to HIV care in a South Indian Cohort.
    Rao S, Av S, Unnikrishnan B, Madi D, Shetty AK. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 2018 11; 99(5):1331-1335.
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest Due to Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in a Child.
    McCrory MC, Wang SS, Shetty AK, McLean TW, Lantz PE, Cannon ML. J Emerg Med. 2018 Nov; 55(5):e119-e123.
  • 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 05; 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.

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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
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    336-716-WAKE

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    888-716-WAKE

  • Additional Information

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