Taussig College Faculty Biographies

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Michael T. Melia

Associate Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases

Dr. Melia is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He received his M.D. degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2002 and then completed his internal medicine residency, infectious diseases fellowship, and chief medical residency at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. He has been a member of the Johns Hopkins faculty since 2008. Dr. Melia is an enthusiastic clinician-educator, and he serves as the co-director for the adult infectious diseases fellowship training program. His educational research interests include curriculum development and work on “Learners as Teachers.” His clinical interests include general infectious diseases, including Lyme disease and chronic respiratory tract infections, as well as HIV infection. His clinical research interests include Lyme disease, Nocardia infections, and viral hepatitis.

Dr. Melia is a baseball and Bob Dylan enthusiast.