Kevin Montes, MD

ID Fellow in Training

  • B.S. in Human Biology: University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas (2014)
  • MD: McGovern Medical School, Houston, TX (2018)
  • Internal Residency, Washington University School of Medicine (2021)
  • Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine (2021-Present)
  • Beta Beta Beta Biology Honor Society (2014)
  • Mentors in Medicine – International Grant (2019)
  • Community Service Award, Washington University Internal Medicine Residency Program (2021)
Selected Articles
  1. Montes K, Jenkinson H, Habib OB, Esquenazi Y, Hasbun R. Corrected White Blood Cell Count, Cell Index, and Validation of a Clinical Model for the Diagnosis of Health Care-Associated Ventriculitis and Meningitis in Adults with Intracranial Hemorrhage. Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery. 2019; 178: 36-41.
  2. Vazquez Guillamet MC, Kulkarni HS, Montes K, Samant, M, Shaikh PA, Betthauser K, Mudd PA, Reynolds, D, O’Halloran J, Lyons P, McEvoy C, Vazquez Guillamet R. Interleukin-6 Trajectory and Secondary Infections in Mechanically Ventilated Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Treated With Interleukin-6 Receptor Blocker, Critical Care Explorations: February 2021 – Volume 3 – Issue 2 – p e0343 doi: 10.1097/CCE.0000000000000343
  3. Mejia-Chew C, Yaeger L, Montes K, Bailey TC, Olsen MA. Diagnostic Accuracy of Health Care Administrative Diagnosis Codes to Identify Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Disease: A Systematic Review, Open Forum Infectious Diseases, Volume 8, Issue 5, May 2021, ofab035,