Dr. Endale T Mekonen MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Endale Mekonen is an infectious disease specialist in Chicago, Illinois. He received his medical degree from Komenskeho University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1993

VA Medical Center - Lakeside
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1994–1996

Komenskeho University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 19 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 18 years in Infectious Disease

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Predominance of a single restriction endonuclease analysis group with intrahospital subgroup diversity among Clostridium difficile isolates at two Chicago hospitals.
Mekonen, E.T., Gerding, D.N., Sambol, S.P., Pottinger, J.M., Pulvirenti, J.J., Marsh, D., Kocka, F.E., Johnson, S.

Successful treatment of persistent bacteremia due to vancomycin-resistant, ampicillin-resistant Enterococcus faecium.
Mekonen, E. T., Noskin, G. A., Hacek, D. M., Peterson, L. R.

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