Daniel J. Diekema, MD


Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine  - Infectious Diseases
Clinical Professor of Pathology

Contact Information

Primary Office: SW54-15 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-384-5626

Email: daniel-diekema@uiowa.edu


BA, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
MS, Preventive Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA
Fellowship, Clinical Microbiology, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Licensure and Certifications

Infectious Diseases American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

Research Summary

Interests: Several aspects of hospital epidemiology and clinical mycology, including the epidemiology of invasive fungal infections in hospitalized patients and the use of molecular typing in infection control and antimicrobial resistance control.

Selected Publications

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Pfaller M, Diekema D, Rinaldi M.  Antifungal drugs: Mechanisms of action, drug resistance, susceptibility testing, and assays of activity in biologic fluids.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  2005. 

Date Last Modified: 06/07/2014 - 21:56:23