Infectious Diseases

Relevant InformationZika VirusZika: All Hands on DeckDengue FeverH1N1 Infection During PregnancyInfluenza (Flu)

ExpertsLisa Maragakis, M.D., M.P.H.• Topics: Zika virus, dengue virus, H1N1 virus, MRSA, other antibiotic-resistant bacteria• Lisa Maragakis on Zika Virus: What You Need to Know (video)

Jeanne Sheffield, M.D. • Topic: Zika virus• Dr. Sheffield currently serves as an advisor to the CDC on the topic of Zika virus. • Meet Jeanne Sheffield (video)

Sports Medicine

Relevant InformationPreventing Sports InjuriesSports and FracturesExercise-Related Heat Exhaustion

ExpertsAndrew Cosgarea, M.D. • Topic: orthopaedic injuries requiring surgery • Dr. Cosgarea was the team physician for the Baltimore Orioles from 2000-2010.• Meet Andrew Cosgarea (video)

Sameer Dixit, M.D. • Topic: non-surgical sports injuries• Meet Sameer Dixit (video)

Pablo Celnik, M.D. • Topic: preparing athletes for the Olympics • Meet Pablo Celnik (video)


Vikram Chib, M.S., Ph.D.• Topics: choking under pressure (press release)

Drug Abuse

Relevant InformationHormones and the Endocrine System

ExpertsRoberto Salvatori, M.D.• Topics: performance enhancing drugs, human growth hormone • Meet Roberto Salvatori (video)Jerry Spivak, M.D. • Topic: erythropoietin


Relevant InformationDehydration and Heat StrokeDiarrhea, Traveler’s Diarrhea

ExpertsLinda Lee, M.D.• Topics: dehydration, diarrheal diseases• Meet Linda Lee (video)

Marcia Canto, M.D.• Topic: travel-related GI illness