Academic and Clinical Faculty

Michael Lowry, M.D.
Mike Lowry, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
Interests: Infectious complications of IV drug use, infections in immunocompromised patients, tick-borne infections
Michael Saccente, M.D.
Michael Saccente, M.D., FACP
Professor of Medicine
Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
Medical School: Medical University of South Carolina
Residency: University of Alabama Birmingham
Fellowship: University of Alabama Birmingham
Interests: HIV/Sexually transmitted infections
Robert Bradsher, M.D.
Robert W. Bradsher Jr., M.D.
Ebert Professor of Medicine
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
Interests: Blastomycosis, Histoplasmosis, Fungal infections, Tick borne infections
Ryan Dare, M.D.
Ryan Dare, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Program Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: Vanderbilt University
Fellowship: Vanderbilt University
Interest: Antimicrobial Stewardship
Dr. Mitchell B Jenkins
Mitchell B. Jenkins, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Dr. Liverett
Hazel Kathryn Liverett, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Interests: Infection Prevention, zoonotic and tick-borne Infections
Kristine Patterson, M.D.
Kristine Blair Patterson, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta GA
Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Fellowship: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC
Research Interests: HIV-infected women: pregnancy through menopause and the pharmacokinetics of ART in the genital tract.
Juan Carlos Rico, M.D.
Juan Carlos Rico, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Medical School: University de Zaragoza, Spain
Residency: Lincoln Medical Center
Fellowship: North Shore-LIJ Health System
Interests: Infections in stem cell transplant patients
Keyur Vyas, M.D.
Keyur S. Vyas, M.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Fellowship: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Interests: Infection Prevention, Emergency Preparedness, Vaccinations