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    Mireya Wessolossky MD

    TitleAssociate Professor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    55 Lake Avenue North
    Worcester MA 01655
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      InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
      DivisionInfectious Diseases And Immunology




        • M.D., Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas 1989
        • MPH, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA 2009

        Post-Graduate Training:

        • 1989-1990 Rotating Internship, Hospital General “Perez Carreno”, Caracas, Venezuela
        • 1991-1993Internal Medicine Residency, Universidad Central de Venezuela Hospital Vargas, Caracas, Venezuela
        • 1994-1995 Visiting Scientific Associate, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA
        • 1995-1998 Infectious Disease Fellow, University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA
        • 1998-1999 Internship, Internal Medicine, The Stamford Hospital, Affiliated to Columbia University, Stamford, CT
        • 1999-2001 Residency, Internal Medicine, St Raphael Hospital, Affiliated to Yale University, New Haven, CT

        Board Certification:

        • Board Certified in Internal Medicine (2001)
        • Board Certified in Infectious Diseases (2002)

        Honors and Awards:

        • 1994: Mariscal Ayacucho Foundation, Scholarship for One-year International Training. Visiting Scientific Associate at New England Deaconess Hospital
        • 1997: The Edward H. Kass Award for Clinical Excellence. Massachusetts Infectious Disease Society
        • 2009: The Sarah L. Stone Faculty Award for Excellence in Medical Education. UMass Medical School
        • 2010 & 2012: Educational Recognition Award. UMass Medical School


        • Spanish and English (Fluent written and spoken)
        • Portuguese (Conversational)

        selected publications
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        1. Gandra S, Azar A, Wessolossky M. Anal high-risk human papillomavirus infection and high-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia detected in women and heterosexual men infected with human immunodeficiency virus. HIV AIDS (Auckl). 2015; 7:29-34.
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        2. Wessolossky M, Welch VL, Sen A, Babu TM, Luke DR. Invasive Aspergillus infections in hospitalized patients with chronic lung disease. Infect Drug Resist. 2013; 6:33-9.
          View in: PubMed
        3. Young H, Wessolossky M, Ellis J, Kaminski M, Daly JS. A retrospective evaluation of completion rates, total cost, and adverse effects for treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in a public health clinic in central massachusetts. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Aug 1; 49(3):424-7.
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        4. Wessolossky M, Haran JP, Bagchi K. Paecilomyces lilacinus olecranon bursitis in an immunocompromised host: case report and review. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2008 Jul; 61(3):354-7.
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