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William W. Terry, MD, MPH

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics - Hematology Oncology

Contact Information

1328 Boyd Tower (BT)
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, International Studies, Spanish, University of North Carolina
MPH, Epidemiology and International Health, Thesis: Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in the United States: A Clinical Description of 100 Patients (a clinical epidemiological analysis), Emory University - Department of International Health
MD, State University of New York at Buffalo
Fellow, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center/New York-Weill Cornell Hospital-Lab of Dr. Jayanta Chaudhuri, studying class switch recombination defects leading to hypogammaglobulinemia after rituximab therapy
Resident, Pediatrics, University of Buffalo/Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo

Licensure and Certifications

NIH Clinical Research Methodology Course


Ostrowsky, B., Huang, A., Terry, W., Anton, D., Brunagel, B., Traynor, L., Abid, S., Johnson, G., Kacica, M., Katz, J., Edwards, L., Lindstrom, S., Klimov, A. & Uyeki, T. M. (2012). Low pathogenic avian influenza A (H7N2) virus infection in immunocompromised adult, New York, USA, 2003. Emerging infectious diseases, 18(7), 1128-31. PMID: 22710273.

(2012). Avian Influenza A (H7N2) Virus Infection in Immuncocompromised Adult, New York, US, 2003. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 18(7), 1128-1131.

Terry, W., Ostrowsky, B. & Huang, A. (2004). Should we be worried? Investigation of signals generated by an electronic syndromic surveillance system--Westchester County, New York. MMWR supplements, 53, 190-5. PMID: 15717391.

(2002). Methemoglobinemia Following Unintentional Digestion of Sodium Nitrite - New York 2002. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, 51((29)), 639-642.

Pan American Health organization,, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, & Regional Office of the World Health Organization, (1999). Hantavirus in the Americas: guidelines for diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and control. Washington, DC: Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office of the World Health Organization.

Chaparro, J., Vega, J., Terry, W., Vera, J. L., Barra, B., Meyer, R., Peters, C. J., Khan, A. S. & Ksiazek, T. G. (1998). Assessment of person-to-person transmission of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in a Chilean hospital setting. The Journal of hospital infection, 40(4), 281-5. PMID: 9868619.

Terry IV, W. W. (1998). Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in the United States: a clinical description of 100 patients. Atlanta, GA: Emory University.

(1999). Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome: An Overview. Mediguide to Infectious Diseases, 18(4), 1-6.

Toro, J., Vega, J. D., Khan, A. S., Mills, J. N., Padula, P., Terry, W., Yadón, Z., Valderrama, R., Ellis, B. A., Pavletic, C., Cerda, R., Zaki, S., Shieh, W. J., Meyer, R., Tapia, M., Mansilla, C., Baro, M., Vergara, J. A., Concha, M., Calderon, G., Enria, D., Peters, C. J. & Ksiazek, T. G. (1998). An outbreak of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, Chile, 1997. Emerging infectious diseases, 4(4), 687-94. PMID: 9866751.

Khan, A. S., Mills, J., Ellis, B. & Terry, W. (1997). Informe final de las actividades realizadas por la Comision Conjunta-Centers for Disease Control and Prevention de los Estados Unidos de America, Ministerio de Salud, Organizacion Panamaeicana de la salud y ANLIS Argentina-en relacion por hantavirus en Chile. Revista Chilena de Infectologia, 14(2), 123-34.

Advances in Therapies for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma in Children. Blood.