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James Alexander Platts-Mills

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Office location and address
345 Crispell Dr
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
Clinical Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, University of Virginia
AB, Philosophy of Science, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
MD, University of Virginia
Biography

James A. Platts-Mills, MD was born in London, England and moved to Charlottesville in 1983. He attended Princeton University, where he majored in philosophy and returned to UVA for medical school in 2005. After completing his internal medicine residency at the University of California, San Francisco in 2012, Platts-Mills returned to UVA for his fellowship training in infectious diseases. He joined the University of Virginia School of Medicine faculty in 2015. His clinical interests include general infectious diseases and tropical medicine. His research focuses on the application of novel quantitative molecular diagnostics to the epidemiology of enteric diseases in children in developing countries.

Epidemiology and impact of diverse Campylobacter species in low-resource settings
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
June 01, 2020 – May 31, 2025
GPDS statistical analysis
Source: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
September 16, 2019 – December 31, 2022
DEVELOPMENT OF CLINICAL DECISION TOOLS FOR MANAGEMENT OF DIARRHEA OF CHILDREN IN HIGH AND LOW RESOURCE SETTINGS
Source: University of Utah
May 01, 2020 – April 30, 2022
MD-INMD-ID Quantitative Molecular Diagnostics for Evaluation of Rotavirus Vaccine Effectiveness and Pathogen-Specific Burden of Severe Diarrhea in Rural Tanzania
Source: American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
July 01, 2015 – February 28, 2022
Enterics for Global Health (EFGH) Part A ¿ Site Readiness
Source: University of Washington
January 01, 2021 – December 31, 2021
MD-INMD-ID Quantitative Molecular Diagnostics for Diarrhea Etiology and Vaccine Efficacy - Fellow - James Platts-Mills
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Allergy & Infectious Disease
June 15, 2015 – December 31, 2020
MAL-ED Campylobacter sequencing and B. infantis carriage
Source: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
October 01, 2018 – October 01, 2020
Meta-analysis of input data of enteric diseases studies used by IHME and MCEE
Source: World Health Organization
February 08, 2020 – March 31, 2020
MD-INMD Leveraging WHO rotavirus surveillance networks for other diarrheal pathogens - Stage 2
Source: National Foundation for the Centers for Disease Co
November 01, 2016 – June 30, 2019
MD-INMD Longitudinal assessment of carriage of drug-resistant E. coli
Source: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
November 01, 2016 – October 31, 2018