Clinical Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
Metro Infectious Disease Consultants
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Akshay Shah, MD, MBA, FIDSA
Akshay Shah, MD, MBA, FIDSA is the former chairperson of OPAT workgroup of IDSA. He is the editor and leading author
of OPAT eHandbook published on IDSA website. He is also a panel member of OPAT Guideline Committee of IDSA published earlier this year.
He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Wayne State University in Michigan. He is the founder of a large ID group practice in Michigan which is now a
part of Metro Infectious Disease Consultants. He started practicing OPAT in 1993.
Dr. Shah was the chairperson of Antibiotic Stewardship at Providence Hospital in Michigan for 15 years.
He is the past President of MAPI (Michigan Association of Physicians of Indian Origin) and also the
recipient of Lifetime Service Award for pioneering efforts to start Infectious Disease Fellowship Programs in India.
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