Division of Infectious Diseases, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center 
Leading Patient Care, Training & Research

Excellence Mission:

  • Quality Patient Care
  • Training & Education
  • Leading Research
  • Community Service


     Dr. McKinnell received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, and earned his medical degree from Columbia University.  He conducted his intership and residency training at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, after which he completed an Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Alabama. His clinical research focuses on epidemiology and managment of chronic or resistant infections caused by vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus.  He is also interested in global infectious disease issues, particularly those relating to HIV infection in developing countries.  Dr. McKinnell received a K30 translational investigation award from UCLA, and is a CTST KL-2 awardee.



 Harbor-UCLA Medical Center is an active and integral training campus of the broader    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

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