12881-Guiles, Daniel

Daniel A. Guiles, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Indianapolis, IN
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Dr. Guiles completed his medical school and residency training in Med-Peds at Indiana University.  Following residency, he spent two years as a primary care internist and pediatrician at a Federally Qualified Health Center in Indianapolis. He then moved to New Orleans to pursue a master’s degree in Public Health and Tropical Medicine at Tulane University. He also holds a certificate of knowledge in Tropical Medicine and Traveler's Health (CTropMed).

Dr. Guiles subsequently worked as the Uganda Site Director for the Massachusetts General Hospital’s Global Medicine Program in Mbarara, Uganda.  He also served as the Site Director for the Bugoye Community Health Collaboration, a public health program that seeks to improve access to health care for women and children in rural Uganda. 

He returned to IU in 2020 following a stint at Vanderbilt University.  While at Vanderbilt he was co-director for both the Medical Student Integrated Science Course in Global Health, and the Internal Medicine Global Health Pathway.  

Upon returning to IU, he served as the Pediatric Team Leader for the Academic Model for Promoting Access to Healthcare (AMPATH) consortium in Kenya, and was based in Kenya full time.  

Dr. Guiles currently works as a primary care internist and pediatrician at Eskenazi Health Center Grassy Creek, an clinic for the underserved on the far east side of Indianapolis.  He is passionate about medical education, particularly in the areas of global health and health disparities.  He currently serves as a continuity clinic preceptor for the IU Med-Peds residency.  He is fluent in Spanish.

Key Publications

Guiles D.A., Nuwagira E., Stone G.S. (2022). Four Learner Categories in Global Health Experiences: A Framework for Successful Resident Engagement. Annals of Global Health, 88(1): 66, 1–6. https://doi. org/10.5334/aogh.3562 

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Education
    2017 MPH&TM Tulane University
    2010 MD Indiana University
    2006 BS Grace College
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Awards
    Org: Arnold P. Gold Foundation Gold Humanism Honors Society
    Desc: Humanism in Medicine
    Scope: University

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