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Daniel J. Skiest, MD, Chief

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Infectious Diseases Division
  • Chief, Infectious Diseases Division
  • Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Director, Adult HIV/AIDS Program
Baystate Infectious Diseases
3300 Main Street, Suites 3C&D
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Infectious Diseases Fellowship
    University of Connecticut Health Center
    Farmington, CT
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore V.A. Medical Center
    Baltimore, MD
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Cleveland, OH


Areas of Interest
  • Treatment of HIV/AIDS-related complications
  • Antibiotic Management
  • Community Acquired MRSA Infection

Peer Reviewed Journals

  • Larioza J, Skiest DJ.  HIV-related disease of the Oral Cavity and Esophagus.  Encycl of Inten Care Med, 2011.
  • Pantanowitz L, Sen S, Crisi GM, Makari-Judson G, Garb J, Skiest D. Spectrum of breast disease encountered in HIV-positive patients at a community teaching hospital. Breast 2011;20:303-308.
  • Singh G, Hsia-Lin A, Skiest D, Germain M. O’Shea M, Braden G:  Successful Kidney Transplantation From a Hepatitis B Surface Antigen-Positive Donor to an Antigen-Negative Recipient using a Novel Vaccination Regimen. Am J Kidney Dis 2012
  • McMullen PD, Gillaspy AF, Gipson J, Bobo LD, Skiest DJ, Freitag NE.  Genome sequence of Listeria monocytogenes 07PF0776, a cardiotraopic serovar 4b strain.  J bacterial 2012;194(13)3553.
  • Skiest DJ, Cohen C, Homayoon K, DeJesus E, Thanes V, Tribble M, Petroll A, Olivet H, Mounzer K, Corales R, Rhame F, Bellos N, Garb J:   Efficacy and safety of switching suppressed patients with elevated triglycerides from lopinavir/ritonavir or fosamprenavir/ritonavir to atazanavir/ritonavir or darunavir/ritonavir based therapy:  The LARD study.  HIV & AIDS Review ll (2012);77-83.


  • Kuriakose S, Tenholder E, Horton E, Housman S, Garb J, Skiest D: Can a statistical model predict the risk of vancomycin-induced nephrotoxicity (VIN)? 49th Infectious Diseases Society of American meeting, Oct 2011, Boston, MA.
  • Singh G, Hsia A, Skiest D, Germain M, Braden G, Renal transplantation from HBs antigen positive donor to antigen negative recipient immunized with intradermal hepatitis B vaccine: First American experience. Presentation at American Society of Nephrology Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 2011.
  • White E, Balamane M, Henry K,  Valdez H,  Margolis D,  Skiest D,  Tebas P, Katzenstein D. Does HIV-1 Proviral DNA Envelope Sequence Predict Trofile Co-receptor Usage upon reatment  Interruption?  Abstract 586, 20th Conference of Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections,  Atlanta, GA.  March 3-6, 2013.
  • Walker D, Skiest D, Long S.   “Cross sectional study of routine anoscopy-assisted PAP smears (A-PAP) vs. traditional PAP smears (T-PAP) in HIV-infected individuals: Comparision of sample adequacy.  Spring Meeting of the Massachusetts Infectious Diseases Society meeting, May 14, 2013.

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