Naomi Hauser, M.D., M.P.H. for UC Davis Health

Naomi Hauser, M.D., M.P.H.

Assistant Clinical Professor

To see if Naomi Hauser is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Infectious Diseases


Internal Medicine

Locations and Contact

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

Infectious Diseases Clinic
4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Phone: 916-734-2737

One Community Health (formerly Cares Community Health)

One Community Health (formerly Cares Community Health)
1500 21st St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Clinic Referral Phone

800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

I believe in compassionate and personalized care for all people in an open-minded setting. I strive to create an environment of trust where my patients feel comfortable, respected, and free to ask questions and voice their concerns.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Hauser is an infectious disease physician offering care for adult patients with a variety of infectious disease conditions. She has special clinical interest in HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, tick-borne infections and infections acquired through environmental exposures, and infection prevention and hospital epidemiology.

She is also interested in infections as they relate to climate change and issues surrounding environmental justice and health equity.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Hauser's research interests include human infections as they relate to climate change and extreme weather events, including potential infectious complications of wildfire smoke exposure.


Infectious Diseases

Undergraduate School

B.A., B.S., George Washington University, Washington DC 2007

Medical School

M.D., St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies 2015

Other School

M.P.H., Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta GA 2010


Internal Medicine, Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence RI 2015-2018


Infectious Diseases, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore MD 2018-2020

Awardee, Environmental Health Sciences Core Pilot Program Grant, 2022, 2023

Fellow, Public Scholarship Faculty Fellows Program, UC Davis, 2021, 2022

Poster Competition Finalist, Rhode Island ACP Annual Scientific Meeting, 2017, 2018

Conway KL, Jasuja RM, Hauser NE, Foley JE. Benefits, companion animal zoonotic disease prevalence and public perceptions of pet ownership among people experiencing homelessness in northern California. Zoonoses Public Health. 2022 May 23. doi:10.1111/zph.12970. Epub ahead of print. PMID:35603643..

Hsu EH, Young S, Clayton N, Lee J, Hauser N, Penn B, Sen S. Disseminated Mycobacterium abscessus Infection in a Burn Patient. J Burn Care Res. 2022 May 17;43(3):742-745. doi:10.1093/jbcr/irac013. PMID:35104355.

Dunkle LM, Kotloff KL, Gay CL, Áñez G, Adelglass JM, Barrat Hernández AQ, Harper WL, Duncanson DM, McArthur MA, Florescu DF, McClelland RS, Garcia-Fragoso V, Riesenberg RA, Musante DB, Fried DL, Safirstein BE, McKenzie M, Jeanfreau RJ, Kingsley JK, Henderson JA, Lane DC, Ruíz-Palacios GM, Corey L, Neuzil KM, Coombs RW, Greninger AL, Hutter J, Ake JA, Smith K, Woo W, Cho I, Glenn GM, Dubovsky F; 2019nCoV-301 Study Group. Efficacy and Safety of NVX-CoV2373 in Adults in the United States and Mexico. N Engl J Med. 2022 Feb 10;386(6):531-543. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa2116185. Epub 2021 Dec 15. PMID:34910859.

Hauser N, Werzen A, Rapaka RR. Closing the brief case: Streptococcus intermedius brain abscesses in a healthy young man diagnosed by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2022 Jan 19;60(1):e0197920. doi:10.1128/JCM.01979-20.

Hauser N, Werzen A, Rapaka RR. The Brief Case: Streptococcus intermedius Brain Abscesses in an Otherwise Healthy Young Man Diagnosed by 16S rRNA Gene Sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2022 Jan 19;60(1):e0197020. doi:10.1128/JCM.01970-20. Epub 2022 Jan 19. PMID:35045273.

Desai AN, Mohareb AM, Hauser N, Abbara A. Antimicrobial Resistance and Human Mobility. Infect Drug Resist. 2022 Jan 13;15:127-133. doi:10.2147/IDR.S305078. PMID:35046676.

Hauser N, Conlon KC, Desai A, Kobziar LN. Climate Change and Infections on the Move in North America. Infect Drug Resist. 2021 Dec 30;14:5711-5723. doi:10.2147/IDR.S305077. PMID:35002262.

Kalil AC, Patterson TF, Mehta AK, Tomashek KM, Wolfe CR, Ghazaryan V, Marconi VC, Ruiz-Palacios GM, Hsieh L, Kline S, Tapson V, Iovine NM, Jain MK, Sweeney DA, El Sahly HM, Branche AR, Regalado Pineda J, Lye DC, Sandkovsky U, Luetkemeyer AF, Cohen SH, Finberg RW, Jackson PEH, Taiwo B, Paules CI, Arguinchona H, Erdmann N, Ahuja N, Frank M, Oh MD, Kim ES, Tan SY, Mularski RA, Nielsen H, Ponce PO, Taylor BS, Larson L, Rouphael NG, Saklawi Y, Cantos VD, Ko ER, Engemann JJ, Amin AN, Watanabe M, Billings J, Elie MC, Davey RT, Burgess TH, Ferreira J, Green M, Makowski M, Cardoso A, de Bono S, Bonnett T, Proschan M, Deye GA, Dempsey W, Nayak SU, Dodd LE, Beigel JH; ACTT-2 Study Group Members. Baricitinib plus Remdesivir for Hospitalized Adults with Covid-19. N Engl J Med. 2021 Mar 4;384(9):795-807. doi:10.1056/NEJMoa2031994. Epub 2020 Dec 11. PMID:33306283.

Hauser N, Kim JJ, Luethy PM, Schmalzle SA, Bork JT. Multicenter retrospective cohort study of the clinical significance of Staphylococcus lugdunensis isolated from a single blood culture set. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2021 Mar;99(3):115261. doi:10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2020.115261. Epub 2020 Nov 6. PMID:33290922.

Hauser N, Gushiken AC, Narayanan S, Kottilil S, Chua JV. Evolution of Nipah Virus Infection: Past, Present, and Future Considerations. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2021 Feb 14;6(1):24. doi:10.3390/tropicalmed6010024. PMID:33672796.