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Neil M Ampel MD

Neil M Ampel MD

Professor of Medicine, Immunobiology and Epidemiology

Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department

3601 S. Sixth Avenue
Campus PO Box:

Tucson, AZ 85723
(520) 792-1450


Neil M. Ampel, M.D., has been a faculty member at the University of Arizona since 1985. He received a B.S. in Zoology with highest scholarship from Oregon State University and an M.D. from the University of Oregon Medical School. He trained in internal medicine at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Brighton, MA and completed a fellowship in infectious diseases at Brown University followed by a research fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. His research interests include the cellular immune response in human coccidioidomycosis as well as other aspects of this disease, including its epidemiology in Arizona. He also has had an on-going interest in HIV infection both in its clinical management and in its association with opportunistic fungal infections. He is a fellow in the American College of Physicians and in the Infectious Diseases Society of America and a member of the American Society for Microbiology, the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology, and the International AIDS Society. He has 94 peer-reviewed publications.

Research Synopsis

The University of Arizona