Nicolo Cabrera, MD, joined the Infectious Diseases Division following completion as a PGY-7 Immunocompromised Host/Transplant Infectious Disease fellow at the Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California. He was born and raised in the Philippines where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, magna cum laude, at the University of the Philippines Diliman in 2007 and a Doctor of Medicine at the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in 2012. He came to the United States to pursue Internal Medicine residency at the John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County (established as Cook County Hospital), Chicago, Illinois, where he served as chief resident in 2017 to 2018. From 2018 to 2020, he trained in the Infectious Disease fellowship program on the immunocompromised track held jointly at the University of Texas Health Science Center and University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, where he also served as chief fellow in his second year.
He pursued further training in the Immunocompromised Host/Transplant Infectious Disease fellowship program at Stanford University, which he is expected to complete in 2021. His interests within the field of infectious disease have remained broad, ranging from HIV and hepatitis B and C, herpesvirus infections in immunocompromised hosts and novel agents in the treatment of resistant Gram-negative bacteria. He joined the Infectious Disease Division of Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, in 2021 as an academic clinician and will become involved in the longitudinal care of patients with post-acute sequelae of COVID-19. He looks forward to participating in the education of trainees at all levels from medical student to resident to fellow. He enjoys reading about politics and current events, trying new restaurants, visiting museums and playing tennis.