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Rabin K. Shrestha, MBBS, MPH

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

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110 S PACA, 2nd Floor

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Education and Training

Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India Residency in Internal Medicine: St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Youngstown, Ohio Fellowship in Infectious Diseases: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Fellowship in Clinical Microbiology: Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio Fellowship in Critical Care: University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland


Dr Shrestha trained in internal Medicine, then completed training in infectious diseases and clinical microbiology. After working as a clinical infectious diseases physician for several years with interest in HIV medicine, he trained in critical care medicine. Currently he works as a full-time nocturnal intensivist in the medical intensive care unit. His interests include infectious disease aspects of critical care medicine and teaching.



Research/Clinical Keywords

Dr. Shrestha specializes in critical care and infectious diseases.

Highlighted Publications

Rabin K. Shrestha, James K. Stoller, Golara Honari, Gary W. Procop, Steven M. Gordon "Pneumonia Due to Cryptococcus neoformans in a Patient Receiving Infliximab: Possible Zoonotic Transmission from a Pet Cockatiel" Respiratory Care 2004 Jun;49(6):606-8

Rabin K. Shrestha, Ravindran A Padmanabhan, Louis D. Saravolatz, Geraldine S. Hall, Steven M. Gordon. Community Acquired Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Returned Traveler. Infect Dis Clin Pract 2005 May;13 (3):139â?"141

Leonard H Calabrese, Elizabeth Kirchner, Rabin Shrestha. Rheumatic complications of human immunodeficiency virus infection in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy: emergence of a new syndrome of immune reconstitution and changing patterns of disease. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2005 Dec;35(3):166-74.

Halderman A, Shrestha R, Sindwani R. Chronic granulomatous invasive fungal sinusitis: an evolving approach to management. Int Forum Allergy Rhinol. 2014 Apr; 4(4):280-3. doi: 10.1002/alr.21299. Epub 2014 Feb 7.