Department of Medicine
Titus Daniels’s clinical and research interests focus in the areas of health care epidemiology and infection control. He has a strong commitment to developing effective antimicrobial stewardship programs in an effort to minimize the development and spread of drug-resistant bacteria. Other interests include travel medicine and public policy initiatives.
Daniels obtained his MD from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine–Wichita, where he also served as chief resident. He completed fellowship training in infectious diseases at Vanderbilt University, where he also served in various leadership roles, including vice chair for clinical affairs in the Department of Medicine, executive medical director for health information management, executive director of the Vanderbilt Medical Group, and chief operating officer for the medical center’s adult clinical operations. He also holds an MPH from the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and an MA from Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management.
In addition to his extensive clinical work, Daniels has received numerous honors, including Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s Five Pillar Leader Award, given for leadership in service, quality, growth/finance, innovation, and the promotion of staff and faculty satisfaction and commitment.