Adi V. Gundlapalli

Medical Informatics

Adi V. Gundlapalli is Professor (with Tenure) of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine, Medical Director of Employee Health/Work Wellness, and Staff Physician at University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics.

Adi V. Gundlapalli, MD, PhD, MS is a Professor (with Tenure) of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine, Medical Director of Employee Health/Work Wellness, and Staff Physician at University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics. He is board certified in internal medicine, infectious diseases, and clinical informatics.

As one of the few physicians in the intermountain west with training and experience in both infectious diseases and clinical immunology, his clinical interests include infectious diseases and non-AIDS immune deficiencies in adults. He provides both out-patient and in-patient consultations for primary and secondary immune deficiencies as well as community and hospital acquired infections. His other clinical interests include biodefense, emerging infections such as pandemic influenza, preparedness for public health emergencies, infection prevention/hospital epidemiology and medical informatics. He considers it a privilege to serve patients and welcomes referral requests from providers in these clinical areas.

Dr. Gundlapalli received his medical degree from the Madras Medical College in Madras (now called Chennai), India. He received further training at the University of Connecticut Health Center where he earned a PhD in immunology and completed an internal medicine residency. He then moved to Utah where he completed a three-year clinical and research fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of Utah School of Medicine and a master's degree (with thesis) in biomedical informatics.

He enjoys teaching and mentoring and actively participates in the training of medical students, internal medicine and pathology residents, infectious diseases and immunology fellows, and PhD students. Dr. Gundlapalli is also a staff physician in infectious diseases at the VA Salt Lake City Health Care System.