Bio for Kristen Pierce, M.D. Kristen Pierce, M.D.Associate Professor of MedicineDirector, Infectious Disease Fellowship Training Program Contact Information Office Location: University of Vermont Medical Center, 111 Colchester Avenue, Mailstop 115 SM2, Burlington, VT 05401 Education1988 - 1993 University of Colorado, B.A. in Humanities, Honors1998 - 2003 University of Vermont, College of Medicine, M. D. Degree2003 - 2006 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care, Residency: Internal Medicine2006 - 2008 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care, Fellowship: Infectious DiseaseAcademic Appointments2014 - Present Associate Professor of Medicine, Infectious Disease Unit, University of Vermont Medical Center2013 - Present Director, Infectious Disease Fellowship Training Program, Fletcher Allen Health Care2008 - 2014 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Infectious Disease Unit, Fletcher Allen Health Care2010 - 2013 Associate Director, Infectious Disease Fellowship ProgramPublicationsDurbin AP, Kirkpatrick BD, Pierce KK, Schmidt AC, Whitehead SS. Development and clinical evaluation of multiple investigational monovalent DENV vaccines to identify components for inclusion in a live attenuated tetravalent DENV vaccine. Vaccine (2011). 29; 7212-7250Ahern J, Pierce K. Pharmacokinetics: Practical Applications of Antimicrobial Therapy. Infectious Disease in Clinical Practice. January 2011;19: 16-24Lyon CE, Sadigh KS, Carmolli MP, Polly F, Porter C, Larsson C, Pierce K, Guerry study team, Darsley M, Kirkpatrick B. Recrudesecent Camplyobacter jejuni Infection in an Immunocompetent Adult following Experimental Infection with Well-Characterized Organism. Clinical Vaccine and Immunology (2010). 17:80-86Ahern J, Pierce K. Pharmacokinetics. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice. 2010Pierce K, Kirkpatrick B. Update on Human Infections Caused by Intestinal Protozoa. Current Opinion in Gastroenterology. (2008) 25:12-17to view articles see pubmed link"