Physician Profile

Kevin D. Dieckhaus, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Office Locations:

Infectious Diseases
UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 2nd Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
860-679-4225
Directions

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease
Education and Training:
TrainingInstitutionMajor/Specialty
Undergraduate SchoolUniversity of MissouriBiology
Medical SchoolUniversity of MissouriMedicine
FellowshipUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineInfectious Diseases
PostdoctoralYale AIDS Clinical Trials UnitAIDS Clinical Trials
ResidencyYale-New Haven HospitalInternal Medicine, Categorical Internal Medicine Program
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Clinical Interests:

I see patients for general infectious diseases consultations, HIV/AIDS management, and international and immunization consultations. I oversee several grants that support HIV/AIDS care and treatment at the UConn Health Center's HIV clinic.

Research Interests:

HIV/AIDS: Adherence to HAART therapy, antiviral resistance.
International Medicine: Public Health Programs, Syphilis, HIV/AIDS, Brucellosis, MRSA, AIDS orphan support.

Selected Publications:


Peer Reviewed Publications

Reply to: "Time to update guidelines on screening for latent tuberculosis infection in dermatologic patients being treated with tumor necrosis factor-alfa inhibitors". Chirch, Lisa; Dieckhaus, Kevin; Grant-Kels, Jane M. (2015). Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 4, (72), 743.

Proactive infectious disease approach to dermatologic patients who are taking tumor necrosis factor-alfa antagonists: Part II. Screening for patients on tumor necrosis factor-alfa antagonists. Chirch, Lisa M; Cataline, Philip R; Dieckhaus, Kevin D; Grant-Kels, Jane M. (2014). Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 1, (71), 11.e1-7; quiz 18-20.

Proactive infectious disease approach to dermatologic patients who are taking tumor necrosis factor-alfa antagonists: Part I. Risks associated with tumor necrosis factor-alfa antagonists. Chirch, Lisa M; Cataline, Philip R; Dieckhaus, Kevin D; Grant-Kels, Jane M. (2014). Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 1, (71), 1.e1-8; quiz 1.e8-9, 10.

Clinical implications of elevated HIV-1 viral load results obtained from samples stored frozen in vacutainer plasma preparation tubes. Cloherty, Gavin; Swanson, Priscilla; Lucic, Danijela; Dieckhaus, Kevin; Anthony, Paul; Cataline, Philip; Herman, Christine; Hackett, John; Skolnik, Paul R; Chirch, Lisa. (2014). Journal of virological methods, (204), 91-2.

Computer-based intervention in HIV clinical care setting improves antiretroviral adherence: the LifeWindows Project. Fisher, Jeffrey D; Amico, K Rivet; Fisher, William A; Cornman, Deborah H; Shuper, Paul A; Trayling, Cynthia; Redding, Caroline; Barta, William; Lemieux, Anthony F; Altice, Frederick L; Dieckhaus, Kevin; Friedland, Gerald; Altice, Frederick L; Amico, K Rivet; Barta, William; Cornman, Deborah H; Diekhaus, Kevin; Ferrer, Rebecca A; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Fisher, William A; Friedland, Gerald; Lemieux, Anthony F; Norton, Wynne; Portnoy, David; Redding, Caroline; Shuper, Paul A; Strickler, Zoe; Trayling, Cynthia; Dieckhaus, Kevin; Friedland, Gerald; Redding, Caroline; Ross, Jack; Trayling, Cynthia; Colon, Richard; Villanueva, Merceditas; Wagner, Krystn; Weissman, Sharon; Altice, Frederick L; Rivet Amico, K; Cornman, Deborah H; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Fisher, William A; Shuper, Paul A; Amico, K Rivet; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Fisher, William A; Shuper, Paul A; Trayling, Cynthia; Altice, Frederick L; Amico, K Rivet; Cornman, Deborah H; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Fisher, William A; Friedland, Gerald; Shuper, Paul A; Amico, K Rivet; Altice, Frederick L; Amico, K Rivet; Cornman, Deborah H; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Fisher, William A; Amico, K Rivet; Barta, William; Cornman, Deborah H; Ferrer, Rebecca; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Lemieux, Anthony F; Norton, Wynne; Redding, Caroline; Shuper, Paul A; Trayling, Cynthia; Colon, Richard; Altice, Frederick L; Amico, K Rivet; Cornman, Deborah H; Dieckhaus, Kevin; Fisher, Jeffrey D; Friedland, Gerald; Redding, Caroline; Ross, Jack; Shuper, Paul A; Trayling, Cynthia; Colon, Richard; Villanueva, Merceditas; Wagner, Krystn; Weissman, Sharon. (2011). AIDS and behavior, 8, (15), 1635-46.