Benjamin A. Miko, MD

Benjamin A. Miko, MD

Benjamin A. Miko, MD

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180 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10032
US

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About Benjamin A. Miko, MD


Benjamin A. Miko is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center where he specializes in infectious diseases. His research focuses on the molecular epidemiology of antibiotic-resistant organisms, particularly Staphylococcus aureus, in both healthcare and community settings. His clinical interests include the management of infectious complications of solid organ transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, and hematological malignancies. He also specializes in the treatment of staphylococcal infections, HIV infection, and tropical infectious diseases. Miko serves as the Associate Director of the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program at Columbia University Me...
Benjamin A. Miko is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center where he specializes in infectious diseases. His research focuses on the molecular epidemiology of antibiotic-resistant organisms, particularly Staphylococcus aureus, in both healthcare and community settings. His clinical interests include the management of infectious complications of solid organ transplantation, bone marrow transplantation, and hematological malignancies. He also specializes in the treatment of staphylococcal infections, HIV infection, and tropical infectious diseases. Miko serves as the Associate Director of the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program at Columbia University Medical Center.Miko holds an MD from Boston University, an MSc in Biostatistics from Columbia University, and a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (DTM&H) from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (University of London, UK). He completed Internal Medicine Residency and Infectious Diseases Fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center, where he also served as a post-doctoral research fellow with the Center for Interdisciplinary Research to Reduce Antimicrobial Resistance. Miko joined the faculty of the Division of Infectious Diseases in 2013. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases) and the Royal College of Physicians of London (Tropical Medicine & Hygiene). Miko is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. He is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Expertise

  • HIV Infection
  • Infectious Disease In Immune Disorders
  • MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) Infection
  • Staphylococcal Infection
  • Tropical Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Awards


  • Ewig Clinical Scholar Award, Department of Medicine, Columbia University, 2016
  • Junior Faculty Teaching Award, Medicine Housestaff Training Program, Columbia University Medical Center, 2018

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