- Co-Chief Infection Prevention Officer, UCLA Health
- Clinical Chief, Infectious Diseases
Dr. Daniel Z. Uslan serves as Co-Chief Infection Prevention Officer for UCLA Health. His research is on infection prevention, antibiotic use, medical device infections including pacemaker infections, and epidemiology of infections. Dr. Uslan's clinical interests include bloodstream infections, surgical infections, endocarditis and other cardiovascular infections, and neurological infections.
Dr. Uslan received his medical degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He also earned an MS in Biotechnology from Northwestern University and an MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Business. Dr. Uslan completed his internship, residency, and Infectious Diseases fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is Board Certified in Infectious Diseases by the American Board of Internal Medicine and has numerous presentations and publications to his credit. Dr. Uslan was elected a Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America in 2013.
Medical Board Certifications
- Antimicrobial utilization, stewardship, and benchmarking
- Novel infection control strategies including environmental approaches
- Cardiac and endovascular infections
- Medical device infections
- Surgical infections
- Top Doctors, Los Angeles Magazine, 2021