Rhonda Colombo

Associate Professor

Rhonda Colombo

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Medicine: Infectious Disease

  • (706) 721-6695
  • AE 3024

Education

  • MD, Medicine (MD) Eastern Virginia Medical Schoo, 2002

  • BS, Kinesiology and Exercise Sci College of William & Mary, 1998

Certifications

  • South Carolina 2010

  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine ABIM, 2005

  • Board Certification in Infectious Diseases ABIM, 2008

  • PHY State of Georgia, 2004

Awards & Honors

  • Exemplary Teacher Award MCG, 2015

  • Membership in Southern Society for Clinical Investigation SSCI, 2015

  • Exemplary Teaching Award MCG, 2014

  • Elected Councilor SAFMR, 2013

  • Junior Faculty Research Travel Award SAFMR/SSCI, 2013

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • GMED 5000

    Basic Clkshp Med Pt 1
  • GMED 5100

    Basic Clkshp Med Pt 2
  • MEDI 5592

    ECM 1-PBL
  • MEDI 6592

    ECM 2-PBL
  • MEDI 6590

    ECM 2-PD
  • RINF 5000

    Infectious Disease
  • GMED 5025

    Infectious Disease Extn.
  • MEDI 5088

    Medical Scholars Program
  • RMED 5000

    Medicine
  • GMED 5028

    Resch Elect Med
  • PHAS 6090

    Elective Clinical Practicum
  • MEDI 5101

    Essen of Clinical Med 1 P2

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Characteristics and mortality rates in dialysis patients with hist, 2016
    Other
  • Mortality due to invasive fungal infections in kidney transplant patients in the United States Renal Data System, 2016
    Other
  • Renal arterial aneurysm involving 4th order branch of posterior segmental artery: a rare cause of persistent hematuria., 2016
    Other
  • Risk factors for recurrent clostridium difficile infection in dialysis patients., 2016
    Other
  • Septic arthritis in end-stage renal disease, 2016
    Other

Department Service

  • TRP Working Group 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • DOM Mentoring Committee 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Women In Medicine 2012 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair

College Service

  • Graduate Medical Education Committee 2013 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • School of Medicine Scholarship Committee 2011 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • BMC Infectious Diseases 2014 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • American Journal of the Medical Sciences 2013 - Present

    Role: Reviewer
  • American Federation of Medical Research 2012 - Present

    Role: Member
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America 2007 - Present

    Role: Member
  • American College of Physicians 2002 - Present

    Role: Member

Public Service

  • St Jude Children's Research Hospital 2015 - Present