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Paul S. Graman, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-0526

Office: (585) 275-5871

Fax: (585) 442-9328

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Infectious Diseases


Infectious Diseases Clinic at University of Rochester Medical Center
For appointments, upon referral, call 585-275-0526

Professional Background

Dr Graman is Clinical Director of the Infectious Disease Division and Hospital Epidemiologist for Strong Memorial Hospital and Golisano Childrens' Hospital. His interests span the full spectrum of infectious diseases, with special expertise in hospital-acquired infections, infection prevention in the healthcare setting, and investigation of hospital-associated infection.



MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1983 - 06/30/1985
Fellowship in Infectious Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1977 - 06/30/1978
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Vermont College of Medicine GME

07/01/1977 - 06/30/1978
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Vermont College of Medicine GME

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Journal Articles

Dumyati G; Concannon C,;vanWijngaarden E; Love T; Graman P; et al. "Sustained reduction of central line-associated bloodstream infections outside the intensive care unit with a multimodal intervention focusing on central line maintenance." American Journal Infection Control. 2014; 42(7): 723-30.

Ramchandran RS; DiLoreto DA; Chung MM; Kleinman DM; Plotnik RP; Graman P; Aquavella JV. "Infectious endophthalmitis in adult eyes receiving Boston type I keratoprosthesis". Ophthalmology. 2012; 119(4): 674-81.

Yu DT, Platt R, Lanken PN, Black E, Sands KE, Schwartz JS, Hibberd PL, Graman PS, Kahn KL, Snydman DR, Parsonnet J, Moore R, Bates DW, . "Relationship of pulmonary artery catheter use to mortality and resource utilization in patients with severe sepsis." Critical care medicine.. 2003 Dec; 31(12):2734-41.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Esophagitis
Book Title: Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases (8th ed)
Author List: Graman PS
Edited By: Bennett JE, Dolin R, Blaser MJ
Published By: Elsevier 2014 in Philadelphia

Chapter Title: Occupational upper respiratory tract infections
Book Title: Occupational and Environmental Infectious Diseases: Epidemiology, Prevention, and Clinical Management
Author List: Levy PC, Graman PS
Edited By: Couturier AJ
Published By: OEM Press 2008 in Beverly, MA

Chapter Title: Gastrointestinal and intraabdominal infections.
Book Title: A Practical Approach to Infectious Diseases
Author List: Paul S. Graman
Edited By: Betts RF, Chapman SW, Penn RL
Published By: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins 2003 in Philadelphia