Binh-Minh Le, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Endowed Title: Dedman Family Scholar in Clinical Care

Department: Internal Medicine


Medical School University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (2002)
Internship UT Southwestern Medical Center (2005), Internal Medicine
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center (2006), Internal Medicine
Fellowship Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine (2009), Infectious Disease

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)

Research Interests

  • Infections in adult transplant patients
  • Novel viruses affecting adult transpant patients
  • Secondary malignancies in adult transplant patients
  • Secondary malignancies in HIV/AIDS patients
  • WU and KI polyomaviruses


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

Merkel Cell Polyomavirus: A Specific Marker for Merkel Cell Carcinoma in Histologically Similar Tumors

Duncavage EJ, Le Bm, Wang D, Pfeifer JD Am J Surg Pathol December 2009 33 (12) 1771-7

KI Polyomavirus Detected in Respiratory Tract Specimens from Patients in St. Louis, MO

Hormozdi DJ, Arens MQ, Le BM, Buller RS, Agapov E, Storch GA Pediatr Infect Dis J November 2009 epub Nov 2009

Serologic evidence of frequent human infection with WU and KI polyomaviruses

Nguyen NL, Le BM, Wang D Emerg Infect Dis August 2009 15 (8) 1199-205

The current state of viral diagnostics for respiratory infections

Le BM, Presti R Mo Med July 2009 106 (4) 283-6

Detection of newly described Astrovirus MLB1 in stool samples from children

Finkbeiner SF, Le BM, Holtz LR, Storch GA, Wang D Emerg Infect Dis March 2009 15 (3) 441-4

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  • Teaching Intern of the Year
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • American Medical Association
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America