Darcy Wooten

Title(s)Associate Clinical Professor, Medicine
SchoolHealth Sciences
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    Stanford University, Palo Alto, CAB.A.06/2003Human Biology
    UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CAM.S.06/2007Health and Medical Sciences
    UC San Francisco, San Francisco, CAMD06/2009Medicine
    UC San Francisco, San Francisco, CA06/2012Internal Medicine
    Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA06/2014Infectious Diseases
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    UC San Diego2015Excellence in Teaching
    UC San Diego2016Excellence in Teaching
    UC San Diego2018Academy of Clinician Scholars Whitehill Prize
    San Diego Magazine, UC San Diego2018"Top Doc" (Physicians of Exceptional Excellence)

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    Dr. Wooten attended undergrad at Stanford University where she studied Human Biology. After teaching for a year at Stanford, she attended the UCSF-UC Berkeley Joint Medical School, where she earned an MD as well as a Masters in Health and Medical Sciences. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine at UCSF. This was followed by an Infectious Diseases Fellowship at Harbor-UCLA.

    Dr. Wooten has been on the faculty at UCSD in the division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health since 2014. She treats patients with HIV in the Owen Clinic and patients with hepatitis C virus and other infections in the Infectious Diseases Clinic. Additionally, she is an expert in the treatment of patients hospitalized with serious infections.

    Dr. Wooten teaches medical students in the UCSD School of Medicine as well as residents in the Internal Medicine residency program. She is the Associate Program Director for the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training Program where she mentors ID fellows.

    Dr. Wooten is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases

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    1. Sobczyk J, Jain S, Sun X, Karris M, Wooten D, Stagnaro J, Reed S. Comparison of Multiplex Gastrointestinal Pathogen Panel and Conventional Stool Testing for Evaluation of Patients With HIV Infection. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2020 Jan; 7(1):ofz547. PMID: 31976355.
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    2. Jiang AA, Greenwald HS, Sheikh L, Wooten DA, Malhotra A, Schooley RT, Sweeney DA. Predictors of Acute Liver Failure in Patients With Acute Hepatitis A: An Analysis of the 2016-2018 San Diego County Hepatitis A Outbreak. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Nov; 6(11):ofz467. PMID: 31777757.
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    3. Wooten D, Smith D. Response to: Is Burnout Infectious? Understanding Drivers of Burnout and Job Satisfaction Among Academic Infectious Diseases Physicians. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Oct; 6(10):ofz378. PMID: 31660342.
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    4. Wooten D, Karris MY. The As and Bs of HIV and Hepatitis Co-Infection. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2019 Mar 27; 4(2). PMID: 30934708.
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    5. Wooten DA. Forgotten but Not Gone: Learning From the Hepatitis A Outbreak and Public Health Response in San Diego. Top Antivir Med. 2019 Jan; 26(4):117-121. PMID: 30641485.
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    6. LaVergne S, Hamilton T, Biswas B, Kumaraswamy M, Schooley RT, Wooten D. Phage Therapy for a Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Craniectomy Site Infection. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2018 Apr; 5(4):ofy064. PMID: 29687015.
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    7. Wooten D, Kahn K, Grein JD, Eells SJ, Miller LG. The association of patient complexities with antibiotic ordering. J Hosp Med. 2015 Jul; 10(7):446-52. PMID: 25873035.
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    8. Wooten D, Ramsey J, Miller LG. Redefining the National Healthcare Safety Network's definition of catheter-associated urinary tract infections: the hazard of including Candida species. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Nov; 35(11):1433-4. PMID: 25333445.
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    9. Wooten DA, Winston LG. Risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in patients with community-onset and hospital-onset pneumonia. Respir Med. 2013 Aug; 107(8):1266-70. PMID: 23756035.
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    10. Wooten D, Feramisco JD, Mully TW, Fox LP. A woman with a painful eruption following liver transplantation. Transpl Infect Dis. 2013 Jun; 15(3):319-22. PMID: 23581980.
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    11. Lim JK, Wooten D, Siegel R, Cheung RC. Amantadine in treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus infection? J Viral Hepat. 2005 Sep; 12(5):445-55. PMID: 16108758.
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