Christopher D. Pfeiffer, MD, MHS

J. Stone Doggett, MDChristopher D. Pfeiffer, MD, MHS
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases, VAMC


M.D., The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, 2003
M.H.S., Duke University, Durham, NC, 2010


Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin (Madison), 2006


Infectious Diseases, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2010
Medical Microbiology, Duke University, Durham, NC, 2011

Research Interest:

Use of the microbiology laboratory in patient care and infection control.

Clinical Interest:

Infections in the Immunocompromised Host, Hospital Epidemiology.


Dr. Pfeiffer is a Hospital Epidemiologist at the Portland VA Medical Center. He specializes in infectious diseases of adults, both in immunocompromised hosts including transplant recipients as well as general infectious diseases. He enjoys being outside with his family and spends his time hiking, walking, running, and biking.

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