Joanne T. Maffei, MD

Professor of Medicine
Section of Infectious Diseases

Medical Director, MCL Infection Control Department

1542 Tulane Avenue
Box T4M-1
New Orleans, LA 70112-2822
Phone: (504) 568-5031
Fax: (504) 568-5553


Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine; Residency: Baylor College of Medicine;
Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine

Research Interests

Molecular epidemiology of bacterial infections
Nosocomial infections

Selected Publications

Maffei, JT. “Occupational exposures in health care personnel in infectious diseases.” In: Emergency Department Diagnosis and Management. Eds. EM Slaven, SC Stone, and FA Lopez. First Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2006. 

Louisiana State University Health Science Center Infectious Diseases Section. “Eight months later—Hurricane aftermath challenges facing the LSUHSC Infectious Diseases Section.” Clin Infect Dis 43:2006. 485-489. 

SHEA Conference 2006 Abstract Poster Presentation#176. “Infection control perspective on Hurricane Katrina from the Medical Center of Louisiana in New Orleans.”