Internal Medicine/Infectious Disease


Robert Libke, MD

Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF










  Medical School: Marquette University School of Medicine

Memorial Hospital of Long Beach

University of Washington, Seattle WA

  Fellowship: University of Washington, Seattle WA
  Board Certified:

Internal Medicine

Infectious Disease

  Awards and Recognition:


Phi Theta Kappa (National Junior College Honor Society)

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society


Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society


Kaiser Teaching Award

UCSF Fresno


Kaiser Teaching Award


Faculty Member of the Year

UCSF Fresno


Faculty member teaching award



Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America


Best Physician in Fresno

Fresno Magazine


Best Physicians in Fresno

Fresno Magazine


Fresno's BEST Doctors

Fresno Magazine


Best Physicians in Fresno

Fresno Magazine


Lathem Physician Leadership Award in Hand Hygiene

Proventix Systems


Heroes in Healthcare Award, Physician Recipient

Business Street Media Group


  Publications (since 2009):

Stockamp NWPaul SSharma SLibke RDBoswell JSNassar NN.  Cutaneous tuberculosis of the penis in an HIV-infected adult.  Int J STD AIDS. 2013 Jan;24(1):57-8. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2012.012103. Epub 2013 May 6.  PMID:  23422070.

Thompson GRSharma SBays DJPruitt REngelthaler DMBowers JDriebe EMDavis MLibke RCohen SHPappagianis D.  Coccidioidomycosis: adenosine deaminase levels, serologic parameters, culture results, and polymerase chain reaction testing in pleural fluid.  Chest. 2013 Mar;143(3):776-81.  PMID:  23187746

Bird GRLibke RDBillelo JFParks NAPollard JS.  Disseminated Coccidioidomycosis with Clinically Evident Splenomegaly in an Immunocompetent Host, First Case Reported in the literature.  Mcgill J Med. 2009 Nov 16;12(2):14.  PMID:  21264046.



Book and Chapters:

Libke RD.  Coccidioidomycosis.  Conn's Current Therapy, edited by Rakel RE, Pope ET.

Larson RK, Libke RD.  Coccidioidomycosis.  Conn's Current Therapy, edited by Rakel RE, p 163-165.

Libke RD. Use of Newer Antibiotics. Textbook: Emergency Medicine - The Essential update, Edited by Schwartz, G.R., et al. P 125-136.

Libke RD, Granoff D.  Coccidioidomycosis.  Textbook of Pediatric InfectiousDiseases (Second Edition), Edited by Feigin RD, Cherry J, Volume II, p 1949-1962.
Granoff D and Libke RD.  Coccidioidomycosis in Children. Textbook of Infectious Diseases, edited by Feigin RD and Cherry J, Volume II, p 1488-1500.




Libke RD, Renteria A, McCarty J, Young H.  Efficacy of Serial Gram Stains and C Reactive Protein in the Early Detection of Nosocomial Pneumonia in Intubated Patients.  32nd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Anaheim, California.

Sharkey PK, Libke RD, Renteria A, Galgiani J, Catanzaro A, Diaz M, Kramer M, Whitney R, Gupta R.  Amphotericin B Lipid Complex in Treatment of Coccidioidomycosis.  31st Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Chicago, Illinois.