Lawrence J. Purpura, MD

Infectious Disease

Lawrence J. Purpura, MD

Infectious Disease

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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180 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US

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About Lawrence J. Purpura, MD


Dr. Lawrence Purpura's research interests involve applied epidemiology and outbreak response. Prior to infectious diseases fellowship, he was an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, where he responded to the 2014-2016 West African Ebola outbreak, the 2016 Rift Valley fever outbreak in Uganda, and the 2015-2016 multi-state Seoul virus outbreak in the United States. His current research topics range from post-acute sequelae of COVID-19 to HIV.


Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease

Education

  • Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Tulane University Medical Center
  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Titles & Positions

  • Instructor in Medicine at CUMC

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