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


The biographical information for Ghinwa K. Dumyati, M.D. is not currently available.

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)

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. 35 available »

2014 Apr
Wendt JM, Cohen JA, Mu Y, Dumyati GK, Dunn JR, Holzbauer SM, Winston LG, Johnston HL, Meek JI, Farley MM, Wilson LE, Phipps EC, Beldavs ZG, Gerding DN, McDonald LC, Gould CV, Lessa FC. "Clostridium difficile Infection Among Children Across Diverse US Geographic Locations." Pediatrics.. 2014 Apr; 133(4):651-8. Epub 2014 Mar 03.
2014 Mar 27
Magill SS, Edwards JR, Bamberg W, Beldavs ZG, Dumyati G, Kainer MA, Lynfield R, Maloney M, McAllister-Hollod L, Nadle J, Ray SM, Thompson DL, Wilson LE, Fridkin SK, . "Multistate point-prevalence survey of health care-associated infections." The New England journal of medicine.. 2014 Mar 27; 370(13):1198-208.
2014 Mar 26
See I, Mu Y, Cohen J, Beldavs ZG, Winston LG, Dumyati G, Holzbauer S, Dunn J, Farley MM, Lyons C, Johnston H, Phipps E, Perlmutter R, Anderson L, Gerding DN, Lessa FC. "NAP1 Strain Type Predicts Outcomes From Clostridium difficile Infection." Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.. 2014 Mar 26; Epub 2014 Mar 26.
2014 Mar 7
Fridkin S, Baggs J, Fagan R, Magill S, Pollack LA, Malpiedi P, Slayton R, Khader K, Rubin MA, Jones M, Samore MH, Dumyati G, Dodds-Ashley E, Meek J, Yousey-Hindes K, Jernigan J, Shehab N, Herrera R, McDonald CL, Schneider A, Srinivasan A, . "Vital signs: improving antibiotic use among hospitalized patients." MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report.. 2014 Mar 7; 63(9):194-200.
2014 Feb
Cohen J, Limbago B, Dumyati G, Holzbauer S, Johnston H, Perlmutter R, Dunn J, Nadle J, Lyons C, Phipps E, Beldavs Z, Clark LA, Lessa FC, . "Impact of changes in Clostridium difficile testing practices on stool rejection policies and C. difficile positivity rates across multiple laboratories in the United States." Journal of clinical microbiology.. 2014 Feb; 52(2):632-4. Epub 2013 Nov 20.

Current Appointments

Associate 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 Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1989 - 06/30/1993
Residency in Internal Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Internal Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital of Maryland07/01/1986 - 06/30/1988