Gopi Patel, MD
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Dr. Patel specializes in the treatment of infections in immune-compromised patients like those who anticipate or should undergo solid organ or hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. She is also the medical director of the Mount Sinai Antimicrobial stewardship program where there is an emphasis placed on education of medical staff on the appropriate use of antimicrobials, cost-effectiveness and evidence-based management of infections.
Dr. Patel's research interests include healthcare-associated infections, multi-drug resistant bacterial infections and infections in the solid organ transplantation.
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
MS, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Internship, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai Hospital
SHEA Barry Farr Award
Annual Fellow's Award for Research
Research Day Honoree
Patel G, Huprikar S. Prevention and Management of Infections in Solid Organ Transplantation. Hospital Physician Board Review Manual: Infectious Diseases 2008; 11(5): 2-12.
Patel G, Huprikar S, Jenkins SG, Factor SH, Calfee DP. Outcomes of Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae infection and the impact of antimicrobial and adjunctive therapies. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 2008; 29(12): 1099-1106.
Patel G, Arvelakis A, Sauter B, Gondolesi G, Caplivski D, Huprikar S. Case Report: Strongyloides hyperinfection syndrome after intestinal transplantation. Transplant Infectious Diseases 2008; 10(2): 137-141.
Wiener M, Guo Y, Patel G, Fries BC. Lactic acidosis after treatment with linezolid. Infection 2007; 35: 278-281.