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Richard A Martinello, MD

Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and Pediatrics; Medical Director, Infection Prevention; Medical Director, Infection Prevention, Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale New Haven Health, Quality & Safety

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Richard A Martinello, MD



Dr. Martinello's major research interests include the molecular epidemiology and the transmission of respiratory viruses; specifically respiratory syncytial virus and influenza. In addition, Dr. Martinello is interested in the epidemiology, impact and prevention of healthcare associated infections including ventilator associated pneumonia, methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Clolstridium difficile.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2003)
  • Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine (2003)
  • Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine (2002)
  • Chief Resident
    Indiana University School of Medicine (1999)
  • Internship and Residency
    Indiana University School of Medicine (1999)
  • MD
    Loyola University (1995)
  • BS
    Loyola University (1991)

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