Alexandra Trannel, MS

Infection Preventionist

Education/ Background:

  • BS, Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • MS, Epidemiology, University of Iowa, College of Public Health, Iowa City, Iowa


  • ¬†Perform daily surveillance for hospital-associated infections
  • Investigate outbreaks and clusters of infections at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
  • Implement national infection control guidelines and standards to help prevent transmission of infections
  • Present data and activities that improve the safety of the environment
  • Assess trends; identify problems, design and implement specific interventions and quality improvement programs

Special Interests & Activities:

  • Epidemiology
  • Hospital-associated infections
  • CAUTI reduction and prevention
  • Emergency Management and Bio-emergency Preparedness


Pager: 1727
Phone: 319-353-6625
Address: C519-1 GH