Brenda Nurse, MD, CWS, FACCWS, FACP, FIDSA, FSHCA

Brenda Nurse, MD, CWS, FACCWS, FACP, FIDSA, FSHCA
Chief of Infectious Diseases and Infection Prevention and Control
Director of Medical Education and Graduate Medical Education

Specialty:
  • Board-certified, Internal Medicine
  • Board-certified, Wound Care Management
  • Board-qualified, Infectious Diseases
Education:
  • BS, Biological Sciences, Fordham University
  • MD, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center
Postgraduate Training:
  • Residency, Kings County, State University and Veteran’s Administration Hospitals, Brooklyn, NY
  • Chief Residency, Kings County and Veteran’s Administration Hospitals, Brooklyn, NY
  • Fellowship, Infectious Disease, University of Connecticut and Mount Sinai Hospitals
Academic Appointments:
  • Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Assistant Dean for Medical Education, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Vivian Almario, MSN, APRN

Vivian Almario, MSN, APRN
Infection Preventionist/Infectious Diseases APRN

Specialty:
  • Internal Medicine
Education:
  • BS, Nursing, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT
  • MS, Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Areas of Expertise:
  • Internal Medicine in Chronic Care Units
  • Bilingual interpreter for patients and families hospital-wide
  • Wound Care Certified