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Vincent Quagliarello, MD

Infectious Diseases


Vincent Quagliarello, MD, is the vice chair for education and academic affairs for the Department of Internal Medicine and the clinical chief of Infectious Diseases at Yale Medicine. He enjoys treating a diversity of illnesses that have a direct impact on public health.

“I enjoy evaluating patients at the bedside, mentoring trainees and colleagues, and writing,” he says.

In addition to his work as a clinician and educator, Dr. Quagliarello is a nationally recognized investigator in the pathophysiology and management of meningitis, and the prognostic classification and management of endocarditis (an infection of the heart’s inner linings).

For the past several years, he has focused on infections among older adults.

Dr. Quagliarello has twice received the Yale Internal Medicine Teacher of the Year Award, the Alice Bohmfalk Teaching Prize, and the Leah Lowenstein Award from Yale School of Medicine, the Laureate Award from the American College of Physicians (CT Chapter), and the Clinical Teacher Award at the national meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.


  • Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
  • Clinical Chief, Infectious Diseases
  • Vice Chair for Education and Academic Affairs, Department of Internal Medicine

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    University of Virginia (1987)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (1984)
  • MD
    Washington University (1980)

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