Laurie A. Welton D.O., P.A.

 Specializing in Infectious Diseases

 Specializing in Infectious Diseases

In practice since 1997

 Board Certified Infectious Disease (August 2000 2010)

Board Certified Internal Medicine (August 1998, 2008 2018)

 Board Certified Osteopathic Medicine (February 1992) 

 

HOSPITAL AFFILIATION:

  • Sebastian River Medical Center Sebastian, Florida — Infection Control Committee
  • Sebastian River Medical Center Sebastian, Florida — Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
  • HealthSouth Treasure Coast Rehab Hospital Vero Beach, Florida — Infection Control Committee
  • Indian River Medical Center Vero Beach, Florida — Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
   

POST GRADUATE EDUCATION:

  • Internship Metropolitan Hospital (07/1992 06/1993)
    1919 Boston Street SE
    Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506
    Internal Medicine
  • Residency Tuscon General Hospital (09/1993 06/1995)
    3838 North Campbell Avenue
    Tuscon, Arizona 85719
    Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship William Beaumont Hospital (07/1995 07/1997)
    3601 West 13th Mile Road
    Royal Oak, Michigan 48073
    Fellow, Divison of Infectious Disease
   

EDUCATION/ CERTIFICATION:

  • Michigan State University, 09/1977 06/1981
    Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
  • Grand Valley State University, 09/1982 06/1987
    Master of Science in Microbiology/Virology
  • Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, 09/1988 06/1992
    Doctor of Osteopathy
   

MEMBERSHIP:

  • Haiti Clinic — Board Member, Treasurer
  • International Society of Travel Medicine — Member
  • Project Response — Board Member
  • American Society of Microbiology — Member
  • Infectious Disease Society of America — Member
  • American Osteopathic Association — Member
  • American Osteopathic Internists — Member
  • Florida Medical Society — Member
   

RESEARCH:

  • Coccidioidomycosis in an Endemic Community Hopital A Dilemma for Diagnosis and Treatment
    Tuscon General Hospital
    Tuscon, Arizona 1993-1995
    In revision for publication
  • Analysis of Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterocci of Turkey Origin
    William Beaumont Hospital
    Welton LA, Thai LA, Perri MB, Donabedian S, McMahon, Zervos MJ
   

PUBLICATIONS:

  • Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterococci Isolated from Turkey Flocks Fed Virginiamycin
    Welton LA, Thai LA, Perri MB, Donabedian S, McMahon, Chow JW, Zervos MJ
  • Vancomycin-resistant Enterococci Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice
    Laurie Welton and Marcus J. Zervos 1996; 5:535-537
   

ABSTRACTS & PRESENTATION AT SCIENTIFIC MEETING:

  • Analysis of Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterocci of Turkey Region
    General meeting of the American Society of Microbiology, New Orleans LA
    Welton LA, Thai LA, Perri MB, Donabedian S, McMahon, Zervos MJ
    May 19 23, 1996
  • Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterocci Isolated from Turkeys Fed Virginiamycin
    36th Annual meeting of ICAAC, New Orleans LA
    Welson LA, Thai LA, Perri MB, Donabedian S, McMahon, Chow JW, Zervos MJ
    eptember 15 17, 1996
   

INVITED LECTURES:

  • HIV in the New Millennium, HIV Salvage Therapy
    American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Meeting
    Palm Springs, California 1999
  • HIV in Women
    OB/GYN GOCMET Meeting
    Michigan State University, April 2000
  • Antibiotic Resistance
    Grand Rounds McLaren Regional Medical Center
  • Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterococci
    CME Program Physician Update
    Lapeer Hospital, October 2000
  • Community Update of Hepatitis C
    Lapeer Hospital, November 2000
  • HIV in Women & Antibiotic Resistance
    American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Conference, October 2000
  • Moderator and Speaker Bioterrorism Update II
    Monthly Grand Rounds of Bioterrorism Update
    McLaren Hospital American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Meeting
    Frequent Local Lectures on Infectious Disease Topics 2002
  • Hepatitis C Update
    Sponsored by Shearing Corporation
    Stuart FL, November 2003
   

INTERESTS:

  • Flying
  • Biking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Traveling
  • Kayaking
  • Skiing

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