Bio for Kristen Pierce, M.D. Kristen Pierce, M.D.Assistant Professor of Medicine, Infectious Disease MedicineDepartment of Medicine Contact Information Office Location: Fletcher Allen Health Care, 111 Colchester Ave., Smith 248, Burlington, VT Education1998 - 2003 University of Vermont, College of Medicine, M. D. Degree1988 - 1993 University of Colorado, B.A. in Humanities, Honors2003 - 2006 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care, Residency: Internal Medicine2006 - 2008 University of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care, Fellowship: Infectious DiseaseAcademic Appointments2008 - present Assistant Professor of Medicine, Infectious Disease Unit, Fletcher Allen Health Care2010 - 2013 Associate Director, Infectious Disease Fellowship Program2013 - present Director, Infectious Disease Fellowship Training Program, Fletcher Allen Health CarePublicationsDurbin, Anna P. Kirkpatrick, Beth D., Pierce, Kristen K., Schmidt, Alexander C., Whitehead, Stephen S. 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"