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Mindy G. Schuster, MD, MSCE

Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania
Infectious Diseases Division
3 Silverstein, Suite E
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156624645
B.A. (English and Biological Basis of Behavior)
University of Pennsylvania, 1983.
Yale University School of Medicine, 1987.
MSCE (Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1987-1988.
Resident in Medicine, New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 1988-1990.
Fellowship in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1990-1992.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2010.
Infectious Diseases (ABIM), 2015.
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Selected Publications

McCarty TP, Baddley JW, Walsh TJ, Alexander BD, Kontoyiannis DP, Perl TM, Walker R, Patterson TF, Schuster MG, Lyon GM, Wingard JR, Andes DR, Park BJ, Brandt ME, Pappas PG; TRANSNET Investigators.: Phaeohyphomycosis in transplant recipients: Results from the Transplant Associated Infection Surveillance Network (TRANSNET). Medical Mycology 53(5): 440-446, Jun 2015.

Young JH, Logan BR, Wu J, Wingard JR, Weisdorf DJ, Mudrick C, Knust K, Horowitz MM, Confer Dl, Dubberke ER, Pergam SA, Marty FM, Strasfeld LM, Brown JM, Langston AA, Schuster MG, Kaul DR, Martin SI, Anasetti C.: Infections Following Transplantation of Bone Marrow or Peripheral-Blood Stem Cells from Unrelated Donors. Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation in press, 2015.

Leon, C, Ostrosky-Zeichner L, Schuster M: Candida colonization and infection in the critically ill. Intensive Care Medicine In Press, 2014.

Schram, A. Casey, C, Schuster M, Kim, B, Tetzlaff M, Rosenbach M.: Primary subcutaneous Candida tropicalis infection in a patient with B-cell Lymphoma. Cutis 93(4): 204-206, 2014.

Horn DL, Freifeld AG, Schuster MG, Nkechi EA, Franks B, Kauffman CA: Treatment and Outcomes of Invasive Fusariosis: Review of 65 Cases from the PATH Alliance® Registry Mycoses 57(11): 652-58, 2014.

Kauffman CA, Freifeld AG, Andes DR, Baddley JW, Herwaldt L, Walker RC, Alexander BD, Anaissie EJ, Benedict K, Ito JI, Knapp KM, Lyon GM, Marr, KA, Morrison VA, Park BJ, Patterson TF, Schuster MG, Chiller TM, Pappas PG: Endemic fungal infections in solid organ and hematopoietic cell transplant recipients enrolled in the Transplant Associated Infection Surveillance Network (TRANSNET). Transplant Infectious Disease 16(2): 213-224, 2014.

Ostrosky-Zeichner, Shoham, S, Vasquez J, Reboli A, Betts R,Barron M, Schuster M, Judson MA, Revanker SG, Caeiro JP, Mangino JE,Mushatt D, Bedimo R, Freifeld A, Nguyen MH, Kauffman CA, Dismukes WE.: MSG-01: A randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled trial of caspofungin prophylaxis followed by pre-emptive therapy for invasive candidiasis in high-risk adults in the critical care setting. Clinical Infectious Disease 58(9): 1219-1226, 2014.

Neofytos D, Huprikar S, Reboli A, Schuster M, Azie N, Franks B, Horn D.: Treatment and outcomes of Candida osteomyelitis: review of 53 cases from the PATH Alliance registry. European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Aug 2013.

Baddley JW, .Andes DR, Marr KA, Kauffman CA, Kontoyiannis DP, Ito JI, Schuster MG, Brizendine KD, Patterson TF, Lyon GM, l Boeckh M, . Oster RA, Chiller T, Pappas PG : Antifungal Therapy and Length of Hospitalization in Transplant Patients with Invasive Aspergillosis Medical Mycology 2: 128-35, Feb 2013.

Stadtmauer EA, Sullivan KM, Marty FM, Dadwal SS, Papanicoleau GA, Shea TC, Mossad SB, Andreadis C, Young JH, Buadi FK, Schuster MG, El Idrissi M, Heineman TC, Berkowitz E.: One-year safety adn immunogenicity of two formulations of an adjuvanted varicella-zoster virus subunit candidate vaccine in adult autologous hematopoietic cell transplant recipients. 2013 Bone Marrow Transplant Tandem Meedtings (ASBMT/CIBMTR), February 13-17, Salt Lake City, Utah 2013.

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