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Durane K. Walker, MD

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Infectious Diseases Division
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Infectious Disease Fellowship
    Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine
    Springfield, MA
  • Internal Medicine Residency
    Mount Sinai Hospital/Queens Hospital Center
    Queens, NY
  • University of the West Indies - Mona
    Faculty of Medicine
Honors and Awards
  • Edward H. Kass Award for Clinical Excellence
Areas of Interest
  • Anal Pap smear screening in patients with HIV
  • Hepatitis C
  • Nosocomial infections
Committee Appointments
  • Antibiotic Stewardship Committee, Baystate Medical Center
  • Committee on Infections, Baystate Medical Center
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee – Infectious Disease Representative, Baystate Medical Center
Professional Service
  • Member, American College of Physicians
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Member, Massachusetts Infectious Diseases Society
  • Walker DK, Brennessel, DJ, Berman, CR. Eikenella corrodens in soft tissue abscesses: Two case reports and a review of literature. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 2010;18(5):334-335.
  • Walker DK, Paez AP. Aortic valve endocarditis due to Lactobacillus casei complicated by stroke and vertebral osteomyelitis: Case Report. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 2013;21(1):66-68.