Ghinwa K. Dumyati, M.D.

Ghinwa K. Dumyati, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 689
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 224-3087
Fax: (585) 442-7936
Administrative: (585) 224-3075


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Awards & Honors (National)

Effect of Different Disinfectants on Clostridium difficile Spores 1st place | American College of Physicians Associate Meeting | Baltimore, MD 1988

Awards & Honors (Local)

Platinum award for Team Excellence | Greater Rochester Quality Council | Rochester, NY 2014
Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award | Nominated | Rochester, NY 2012
Infection Prevention Week Award | APIC 2007

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 48 available »

2015 Nov 17
Baggs J, Yousey-Hindes K, Ashley ED, Meek J, Dumyati G, Cohen J, Wise M, Clifford McDonald L, Lessa FC. "Identification of population at risk for future Clostridium difficile infection following hospital discharge to be targeted for vaccine trials." Vaccine. 2015 Nov 17; 33(46):6241-9. Epub 2015 Oct 09.
2015 Nov 11
Nguyen DB, See I, Gualandi N, Shugart A, Lines C, Bamberg W, Dumyati G, Harrison LH, Lesher L, Nadle J, Petit S, Ray SM, Schaffner W, Townes J, Njord L, Sievert D, Thompson ND, Patel PR. "Completeness of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection Reporting From Outpatient Hemodialysis Facilities to the National Healthcare Safety Network, 2013." Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 2015 Nov 11; :1-3. Epub 2015 Nov 11.
2015 Oct 13
Guh AY, Bulens SN, Mu Y, Jacob JT, Reno J, Scott J, Wilson LE, Vaeth E, Lynfield R, Shaw KM, Vagnone PM, Bamberg WM, Janelle SJ, Dumyati G, Concannon C, Beldavs Z, Cunningham M, Cassidy PM, Phipps EC, Kenslow N, Travis T, Lonsway D, Rasheed JK, Limbago BM, Kallen AJ. "Epidemiology of Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in 7 US Communities, 2012-2013." JAMA. 2015 Oct 13; 314(14):1479-87.
2015 Sep 3
Epstein L, Mu Y, Belflower R, Scott J, Ray S, Dumyati G, Felsen C, Petit S, Yousey-Hindes K, Nadle J, Pasutti L, Lynfield R, Warnke L, Schaffner W, Leib K, Kallen AJ, Fridkin SK, Lessa FC. "Risk Factors for Invasive Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infection After Recent Discharge From an Acute-Care Hospitalization, 2011-2013." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2015 Sep 3; Epub 2015 Sep 03.
2015 Sep
Chea N, Bulens SN, Kongphet-Tran T, Lynfield R, Shaw KM, Vagnone PS, Kainer MA, Muleta DB, Wilson L, Vaeth E, Dumyati G, Concannon C, Phipps EC, Culbreath K, Janelle SJ, Bamberg WM, Guh AY, Limbago B, Kallen AJ. "Improved Phenotype-Based Definition for Identifying Carbapenemase Producers among Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae." Emerging infectious diseases. 2015 Sep; 21(9):1611-6.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases (SMD) - Primary


Infectious Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | Medicine | Lebanon-Sch Med Amer U Beirut1985
BS | Biology | Lebanon - Non-Medical School1981

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1989 - 06/30/1993
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Internal Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland07/01/1986 - 06/30/1988