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Richard A Martinello, MD

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

Contact Information

Richard A Martinello, MD

Mailing Address

  • Infectious Diseases

    20 York Street

    New Haven, CT, 06510

    United States



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

  • MD
    Loyola University (1995)
  • BS
    Loyola University (1991)
  • Fellow
    Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine
  • Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine
  • Internship and Residency
    Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease (2002)

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