Dr. James Alspaugh MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. James Alspaugh is an infectious disease specialist in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Alspaugh accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 53 doctors at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1995

Duke University Hospital
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1995 - 1998

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

The Cryptococcus neoformans Rim101 transcription factor directly regulates genes required for adaptation to the host.
O'Meara, T. R.,Xu, W.,Selvig, K. M.,O'Meara, M. J.,Mitchell, A. P.,Alspaugh, J. A.

Restricted substrate specificity for the geranylgeranyl transferase-I enzyme in Cryptococcus neoformans: implications for virulence.
Selvig, K.,Ballou, E. R.,Nichols, C. B.,Alspaugh, J. A.

Two Rac paralogs regulate polarized growth in the human fungal pathogen Cryptococcus neoformans.
Ballou, E. R.,Selvig, K.,Narloch, J. L.,Nichols, C. B.,Alspaugh, J. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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