Internal Medicine

Daniel J. Diekema, MD, MS


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
Phone: 319-384-5626



MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
MS, Preventive Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine

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

Licensure and Certifications

Medical Microbiology, American Board of Medical Microbiology
Infectious Diseases, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
State of Medical License, Iowa Board of 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: 06/06/2016 - 13:17:48