Joshua D. Doyle, MD, PhD

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Infectious Diseases

Dr. Doyle is originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee. He completed his undergraduate training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, then accepted a position in the MD/PhD program at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, where he completed his graduate work in the laboratory of Dr. Terence Dermody. He remained in Nashville for pediatrics residency at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. After residency he was selected for the Epidemic Intelligence Service, a two-year fellowship in applied epidemiology at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, GA. After completing EIS he joined the fellowship program in Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh in 2019.

Education & Training

  • PhD, Vanderbilt University, 2012
  • MD, Vanderbilt University, 2014
  • Resident in Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University, 2017
  • Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2019
  • Fellow, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Present

Selected Publications

Doyle, JD, Beacham, EA, Alyanak, E, Gaglani, M, Martin, ET, Middleton DM, Silveira, FP, Talbot, HK, Zimmerman, RZ, Flannery, BL, Ferdinands, JM. Relative Effectiveness of High-Dose and Standard-Dose Influenza Vaccine Against Influenza-Related Hospitalization Among Older Adults — United States, 2015–2017. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Feb 18 [Epub ahead of print]. 

Chow EJ, Doyle JD, Uyeki TM. Influenza virus-related critical illness: prevention, diagnosis, treatment. Crit Care. 2019 Jun 12;23(1):214.  

Doyle JD, Chung JR, Kim SS, Gaglani M, Raiyani C, Zimmerman RK, Nowalk MP, Jackson ML, Jackson LA, Monto AS, Martin ET, Belongia EA, McLean HQ, Foust A, Sessions W, Berman L, Garten RJ, Barnes JR, Wentworth DE, Fry AM, Patel MM, Flannery B. Interim Estimates of 2018-19 Seasonal Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness - United States, February 2019. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019 Feb 15;68(6):135-139.  

Hughes MM, Doyle JD, McCaffrey K, McMahon M, Spencer M, Martin K, Reed GM, Carmack AE, Garg S, Rolfes M, Reed C, Biggerstaff M. Notes from the Field: Assessment of State-Level Influenza Season Severity - Minnesota and Utah, 2017-18 Influenza Season. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2019 Feb 15;68(6):165-166.  

Doyle, JD, Campbell, AJ. Pediatric Influenza and Illness Severity: What is Known and What Questions Remain? Current Opinion in Pediatrics, 2018. 

Murphy, A, Lindegren, ML, Schaffner, W, Johnson, D, Riley, L, Chappell, JD, Doyle, JD, Moen, AK, Saxton, GP, Shah, RP, Williams, DJ. Improving Influenza Testing and Treatment in Hospitalized Children. Hosp Pediatr. 2018 Sep;8(9):570-577. 

Doyle, JD, Stencel-Baerenwald, JE, Copeland, CA, Rhoads, JP, Brown, JJ, Boyd, KL, Atkinson, JB, Dermody, TS. Diminished reovirus capsid stability alters disease pathogenesis and littermate transmisison. PLOS Pathog., 2015 Mar 4.  

Nygaard, RM, Lahti, L, Boehme, KW, Ikizler, M, Doyle, JD, Dermody, TS, Schiff, LA. Genetic determinants of reovirus pathogenesis in a murine model of respiratory infection. J Virol. 2013 Jun 12.  

Doyle JD, Danthi P, Kendall EA, Ooms LS, Wetzel JD, Dermody TS. Molecular determinants of proteolytic disassembly of the reovirus outer capsid. J Biol. Chem. 2012 Mar;287(11):8029-38 

Johnson EM, Doyle JD, Wetzel JD, McClung RP, Katunuma N, Chappell JD, Washington MK, Dermody TS. Genetic and pharmacologic alteration of cathepsin expression influences reovirus pathogenesis J. Virol. 2009 Oct;83(19):9630-40. 

Full Publication List via NIH PubMed