Michael Lauzardo, MD

Michael Lauzardo, MD, MSc

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Biography

Michael Lauzardo, MD, MSc, is an associate professor within the division of infectious diseases and global medicine. Also serving as the director of the CDC funded Southeastern National Tuberculosis Center (SNTC) at the University of Florida, he has been involved in public health, teaching and patient care within the College of Medicine since 1997. Trained as an internist and pulmonologist, throughout his career he has been involved in the clinical care of patients with tuberculosis. He has also played a key role with the Florida Department of Health, serving as the Deputy TB Controller for the Florida TB Program and is currently the director of the Florida TB Physicians Network. Previously, he was the chief of the division of infectious diseases and global medicine. His clinical practice and research centers around tuberculosis among at-risk populations and he is involved in various international health activities.

Education

Residency - Pulmonary Disease and Critical Care
University of Florida
1997

Residency - Internal Medicine
Carolinas Medical Center
1994

Medical Degree
University of Florida
1991

Board Certification

  • Pulmonary Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine

Honors and Awards

Vice President/Program Chair North American Region
International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
2008-2010

Bryant L. Galusha Internship Award-Intern of the Year
Carolinas Medical Center
1992