Dr. Karen J Vigil MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Karen Vigil is an infectious disease specialist in Houston, Texas. She received her medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University and has been in practice for 13 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2003–2006

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 2006–2008

Cayetano Heredia University
Class of 2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

A multicenter study of pandemic influenza A (H1N1) infection in patients with solid tumors in 3 countries: Early therapy improves outcomes.
Chemaly, R. F., Vigil, K. J., Saad, M., Vilar-Compte, D., Cornejo-Juarez, P., Perez-Jimenez, C., Mubarak, S., Salhab, M., Jiang, Y., Granwehr, B., Adachi, J. A., Raad, I. I.

Characteristics and Outcomes of Pandemic 2009/H1N1 versus Seasonal Influenza in Children with Cancer.
Shah, D.P., El Taoum, K.K., Shah, J.N., Vigil, K.J., Adachi, J.A., Granwehr, B.P., Tarrand, J.J., Raad, I.I., Chemaly, R.F.

Viral pneumonias in immunocompromised adult hosts.
Vigil, K.J., Adachi, J.A., Chemaly, R.F.

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