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Ghinwa Khalid Dumyati, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 602-0740

Fax: (585) 442-7936

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Infectious Diseases



MD | American University of Beirut

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1989 - 06/30/1993
Fellowship in Infectious Disease at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1986 - 06/30/1988
Residency in Internal Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital

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AMDA Service Award for service to the community of members and stakeholders associated with AMDA--The Society for PALTC

Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award, Nominated
Location: Rochester, NY

Meliora Award for the C. difficile infection prevention task force at University of Rochester Medical Center
Location: Rochester, NY

• Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award, Nominated
Location: Rochester, NY

Platinum award for Team Excellence
Sponsor: Greater Rochester Quality Council
Location: Rochester, NY

Dr. David Satcher Community Health Improvement Award
Sponsor: Nominated
Location: Rochester, NY

Infection Prevention Week Award
Sponsor: APIC

Effect of Different Disinfectants on Clostridium difficile Spores 1st place
Sponsor: American College of Physicians Associate Meeting
Location: Baltimore, MD

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Journal Articles

Zlotorzynska M, Chea N, Eure T, Alkis Ramirez R, Blazek GT, Czaja CA, Johnston H, Barter D, Kellogg M, Emanuel C, Lynfield R, Fell A, Lim S, Lovett S, Phipps EC, Shrum Davis S, Sievers M, Dumyati G, Concannon C, Myers C, McCullough K, Woods A, Hurley C, Licherdell E, Pierce R, Ocampo VLS, Hall E, Magill SS, Grigg CT. "Residential social vulnerability among healthcare personnel with and without severe acute respiratory coronavirus virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection in Five US states, May-December 2020." Infection control and hospital epidemiology.. 2023 Jul 18; :1-7. Epub 2023 Jul 18.

Dalton AF, Diallo AO, Chard AN, Moulia DL, Deputy NP, Fothergill A, Kracalik I, Wegner CW, Markus TM, Pathela P, Still WL, Hawkins S, Mangla AT, Ravi N, Licherdell E, Britton A, Lynfield R, Sutton M, Hansen AP, Betancourt GS, Rowlands JV, Chai SJ, Fisher R, Danza P, Farley M, Zipprich J, Prahl G, Wendel KA, Niccolai L, Castilho JL, Payne DC, Cohn AC, Feldstein LR, , . "Estimated Effectiveness of JYNNEOS Vaccine in Preventing Mpox: A Multijurisdictional Case-Control Study - United States, August 19, 2022-March 31, 2023." MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report.. 2023 May 19; 72(20):553-558. Epub 2023 May 19.

Rha B, See I, Dunham L, Kutty PK, Moccia L, Apata IW, Ahern J, Jung S, Li R, Nadle J, Petit S, Ray SM, Harrison LH, Bernu C, Lynfield R, Dumyati G, Tracy M, Schaffner W, Ham DC, Magill SS, O'Leary EN, Bell J, Srinivasan A, McDonald LC, Edwards JR, Novosad S. "Vital Signs: Health Disparities in Hemodialysis-Associated Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infections - United States, 2017-2020." American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons.. 2023 May; 23(5):676-681.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Clostridium difficile
Book Title: Visual DX (IN PRESS)
Author List: Dumyati G.
Published By: In Press 2012

Book Title: Antiviral Drugs, Antibiotic Therapy for Geriatric Patients
Author List: Dumyati G, Yoshikawa T T and Rajagopalan S
Published By: Taylor & Francis Group 2006

Book Title: Infection Management for Geriatrics in Long-Term Care Facilities
Author List: Dumyati G
Published By: Marcel Dekker, Inc. 2006




Dr. Dumyati Discusses Falling MRSA Infection Rates


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