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Dora Ho

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Division of Infectious Diseases 300 Pasteur Dr Ln Bldg Rm L135 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 736-2442 Fax (650) 723-3474
  • Academic Offices
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Infectious Disease
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Immunocompromised Host

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Chair, Antibiotic Subcommittee (2009 - present)
  • Clinical Chief, Div of Infectious Diseases (2010 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Huntington¬ís Disease Society of America (1991-1993)
  • Morris Alex, M.D. Prize for clinical medicine, Washington University School of Medicine (1999)
  • Dr. Lee B. & Virginia G. Harrison Scholarship for internal medicine, Washington University School of Medicine (1999 & 2000)
  • Gene transfer using herpes virus vectors as a tool for neuroprotection, US Patent No: 5661033 (1997)

Professional Education

Residency: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center CA (2003)
Medical Education: Washington University in St Louis MO (2001)
Board Certification: Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine (2005)
Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center CA (2005)
Board Certification: Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine (2004)
MD: Washington University, St. Louis (2001)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Dr. Ho did her PhD work in HSV pathogenesis and postdoctoral research in CNS gene therapy with viral vectors. Her current interests are in viral and fungal infections in immunocompromised patients and her research focuses on infection complications in neutropenic patients. In collaboration with Dr. C. Dekker of the Stanford-LPCH Vaccine Program and with Dr. J. Brown of the BMT Division, she is also conducting clinical trials on vaccines, antivirals and antifungals as a co-investigator.


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