Andrew Grant, MD
Professor, Division of Allergy & Immunology
Andrew Grant, MD.
Departments of Internal Medicine and Microbiology and Immunology
Training Program Director
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0561
|Degree/Training Completed||Year||Name & Location|
|M.D.||1966||Duke University School of Medicine,
|Interships||1967||New York Cornell Medical Center,
New York, NY
|Residencies||1968||New York Cornell Medical Center,
New York, NY
|Fellowships||1973||Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD|
Specialties & Interests
Allergy & Immunology (Internal Medicine)
Allergy & Immunology – American Board of Allergy & Immunology
Internal Medicine – American Board of Internal Medicine
Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology – American Board of Internal Medicine
The department of internal medicine is developing evidence based clinical protocols which will be available in EPIC (as order sets) for use when admitting patients with these diagnoses. Their AIM is to standardize care and decrease length of stay and readmission rates.Currently available protocols are:
- CAP - Community Acquired Pneumonia Orderset
- Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis Adult, ICU
- General Medicine Admission
- Immunodeficiency Flow Panel
- MICU/CCU Admission Order Set
- Oral Analgesic Medicaitons
- Parenteral Opioids
- Sepsis, Adult ICU
All protocols can be found in the EPIC order set section.
The department of Internal Medicine has a large role in the Meaningful Use Initiative. Our participation is key for the success of the initiative. Please visit the meaningful use website for important communication and updates from the Meaningful Use Initiative.