Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
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Harry Boamah, MD, is a board-certified physician and infectious disease specialist with Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He completed his undergraduate degree in Nutritional Sciences at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He earned his medical degree from Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Northern Ontario School of Medicine in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, and his fellowship training in infectious diseases at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. His clinical, teaching, and research interests include general infectious diseases, tropical medicine, HIV/AIDS, TB, and antimicrobial stewardship.
- American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
- American Board of Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease)
Education and Training
- Fellowship 2019, Infectious Disease, William Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak
- Residency 2017, Internal Medicine, Northern Ontario School of Medicine
- MD 2012, Meharry Medical College
- BSc(Hons) 2008, Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto
- Infectious Disease
Boyanton B.L., Boamah H., Lauter C.B. Native vs Prosthetic Valve Histoplasma capsulatum Infective Endocarditis: A Case Report and Systemic Literature Review Comparing Patient Presentation, Treatment Modalities, Clinical Outcomes, and Diagnostic Laboratory Testing Open Forum Infectious Diseases. 2021;8
Kumar D., Boyer J., Fnu W., Boamah H. Case of eustachian valve endocarditis and the importance of synergistic antibiotic therapy BMJ case reports. 2021;14(6)
Sieloff E., Ladzinski A., Alcantara Lima N., Vos D., Boamah H., Melgar T. Hospitalizations for tuberculous peritonitis in the United States: Results from the national inpatient sample database from 2002 to 2014 International Journal of Mycobacteriology. 2020;9:167-172.
Boamah H., Puranam P., Sandre R.M. Disseminated Nocardia farcinica in an immunocompetent patient IDCases. 2016;6:9-12.
Boamah H., Ballard B. A case report of spindle cell (sarcomatoid) carcinoma of the larynx Case Reports in Medicine. 2012;2012