Donald Storey, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine.

Originally from New York City, Dr. Storey holds a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. He earned his medical degree at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons in New York City. He completed internal medicine residency training and a fellowship in infectious diseases at San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, a Department of Defense graduate education platform.

Dr. Storey joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2005 as an Adjunct Assistant Professor. He was promoted to Assistant Professor in 2019.

Personal Note

Dr. Storey’s interests outside of medicine include spending time with his family, baseball, reading history, and train travel.

Research Interest

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Clostridioides difficile
  • Multi-drug Resistant Organisms


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Implementation of an antimicrobial stewardship program on the medical-surgical service of a 100-bed community hospital.
Storey DF, Pate PG, Nguyen AT, Chang F, Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 2012 Oct 1 1 32
Implementation of an antimicrobial stewardship program at a 60-bed long-term acute care hospital.
Pate PG, Storey DF, Baum DL, Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Apr 33 4 405-8

Honors & Awards

  • Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA), Fellow
  • Best Doctors in Dallas, Infectious Disease
    D Magazine (2016-2018)
  • Best Doctors in Dallas, Infectious Disease
    D Magazine (2013)
  • Best Doctors in Dallas, Infectious Disease
    D Magazine (2011)
  • Best Doctors in Dallas, Infectious Diseases
    D Magazine (2009)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP), Fellow
  • Air Force Training Ribbon, Air Force Longevity Service Award with 1 Device, National Defense Service Medal with 1 bronze service star, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award
    United States Air Force (1995-2004)
  • Dean's Day Research Award, Titus Munson Coan Prize, Admiral David Willard Lyon Award
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (1995)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians (1998)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2004)
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America (1998)
  • Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (2009)
  • Texas Medical Association (2004)