Kathleen Mullane, DO, PharmD

Infectious Diseases | More

Professor of Medicine

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

Kathleen Mullane DO, PharmD, is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of infections in immunocompromised patients. She is active in the general infectious diseases clinic, where she treats stem cell and solid organ transplant recipients who have infections, as well as patients who have HIV infection.

A distinguished physician-scientist, Dr. Mullane's research interests include new treatments for infections in immunocompromised hosts, as well as for resistant bacterial, viral and fungal pathogens. As the director of infectious diseases clinical trials, she is currently investigating experimental agents for treating aspergillosis, skin and soft tissue infections, HIV, cytomegalovirus, varicella zoster, Pneumocystis, influenza, and Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea.


Areas of Expertise

  • Immunocompromised Patients

Medical Education

  • Midwestern University Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine


  • Rush University Medical Center


  • Rush University Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Chicago Infectious Diseases Society
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1992

Board Certifications

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English